It is noted that according to preliminary data, the driver of the VAZ-2112 car drove into the oncoming lane, where he collided with a Mercedes-Benz Viano minivan.

“As a result of an accident, the driver and five passengers of the VAZ car died, three of whom are children,” RIA Novosti quotes a representative of the department.

According to him, four passengers of the minivan were injured.

Earlier, four people, including two children, were killed in a collision between two cars on the Khabarovsk-Vladivostok highway.