Emergency Ministry’s rescuers respond to traffic accident in Novosibirsk Region

11 January 08:20

Emergency Ministry’s rescuers respond to traffic accident in Novosibirsk Region

A report was received at 7:20 AM Moscow time, today, that a traffic accident involving two cars happened at kilometer marker 111 of the R-256 Chuisky Highway in Cherepanovo District, Novosibirsk Region. There are victims.

Emergency Ministry’s fire and rescue units and other emergency services took off for the scene immediately. The road was not closed.

Psychologists of the Emergency Ministry’s Novosibirsk Region Directorate are tending to the families of the victims.

60 people and 13 units of equipment, including 40 people and 4 units of equipment provided by the Emergencies Ministry were involved in dealing with the accident.

The telephone helpline of the Novosibirsk Region Directorate of the Emergencies Ministry:  8 (383) 23-99-999.

The information has been provided by the National Crisis Management Center of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry