Second girl of four, hit by drunk driver in Almaty rgn, dies

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In Almaty region, the second girl of the four victims of the accident has died, reports.

According to Almaty region’s public health department, on April 4 at 21:00 the second girl, caught under the wheels of a drunk driver died. She was 8 years old.

It will be reminded that on March 2, in Koram village a drunk driver of a UAZ car hit young pedestrians: two 8-year-olds and two 9-year-old girls standing on the side of the road. As a result, three children with various injuries were hospitalized in the Shelek regional hospital. The fourth girl, after being examined by doctors, was allowed to go home. The driver was placed in a temporary detention facility.

On March 14 a nine-year-old patient died. It was also informed that the investigation of the incident was taken under the President’s control.

08:50, 5 April 2021