The driver who survived the fatal accident with Puskepalis spoke: “It all happened in two seconds”23.09.2022
The 56-year-old driver of the truck, Georgy Avgustovsky, was immediately sent to intensive care. Now his life is no longer in danger, but the hospital continues to monitor his condition. The driver has a broken arm and a suspected broken rib.
On the day of the funeral of Sergei Puskepalis, Avgustovsky got in touch with journalists. In an interview with REN TV, Georgy
“I stood in my lane, everything happened in two seconds. I managed to see how the minibus hit the truck, then it was carried away, it jumped as if on a springboard and flew into my windshield. I was pinched, ”the man shares.
The investigators immediately explained that Augustowski was not guilty of what had happened, as he was driving in his own lane. On the fact of the accident, a criminal case was initiated under Article 264 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation “Violation of the rules of the road and the operation of vehicles, resulting in the death of two or more persons through negligence.”