A bus without driver rolled down the slope and ran into pedestrians in the city of Shymkent in southern Kazakhstan: four people died, two more were hospitalized with injuries. without the driver's control, having driven into the oncoming lane, he hit six pedestrians who were on the sidewalk, “the press release of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the republic says.
In an accident, two women and a teenager died on the spot, the girl died in intensive care department. Two more people are in the hospital.
The investigators found that the driver got off the bus at the final stop of the route and left it on the handbrake. At that moment, the bus rolled down the slope and ran into pedestrians. The driver was placed in a temporary detention facility.