RIA Novosti reports about it with reference to the regional traffic police department.
“Four people died today ... in an accident on the 141st km of the Kurgan-Tyumen federal highway in the Isetsky district of the Tyumen region, one was injured,” the statement says.
It is noted that Mitsubishi and LADA cars were involved in the accident.
According to preliminary data of the traffic police, one of the drivers drove into the oncoming lane, trying to avoid hitting a wild boar.
“LADA was thrown into a ditch from the impact, the wild boar was torn to pieces,” the department explained.
It is specified that all the victims were in a domestic car.
The Mitsubishi driver was hospitalized.
Earlier it was reported that as a result of an accident in the Voronezh region, five people died.