A bus collided with a gasoline truck in western Ukraine on Tuesday, killing at the least 17 folks, authorities mentioned, piling additional distress on the war-torn nation.
In his every day handle to the nation late Tuesday, President Volodymyr Zelensky mentioned a “horrible street accident” had taken place within the western Rivne area.
“A bus, a automobile and a gasoline truck collided. As of now, there are already 17 lifeless, however there could also be extra victims,” Zelensky mentioned, expressing condolences to those that misplaced family members within the accident.
The accident didn’t seem like immediately linked to Russia’s warfare in opposition to Ukraine, which is in its third month, and Zelensky didn’t point out any connection in his handle.
In latest weeks, Russia has been focusing its assaults on southern and jap Ukraine, whereas sometimes additionally hanging websites in western areas.
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