Klepikovets died in a collision of his car with an elk

On Monday, August 1, at about 21.00, an accident occurred in the Klepikovskiy district.

On the 426th kilometer of the Golden Ring highway between the villages of Kobylinka and Vereshchugino, a 31-year-old Chevrolet Lacetti driver hit a moose. After a collision with an animal, the car slid into a ditch and collided with a tree. The car caught fire.

As a result of the incident, the driver, a resident of Spas-Klepikov, died from his injuries. It turned out to be a resident of Spas-Klepikov.

As the official representative of the State traffic inspectorate in the Klepikovsky district, Dmitry Tsyganov, said, on the section of the road where the accident occurred, the road sign “Wild Animals” was not.

The accident is under investigation.