At 08:25, at kilometer 657 of the highway, a 63-year-old Muscovite driving a Renault Premium truck lost control and collided with Scania and KamAZ trucks that were on the side of the road. The impact caused the KamAZ to collide with another Scania truck in front of it.
“There are two victims: the drivers of Renault and KamAZ. The latter is a resident of the Krasnodar Territory,” said the General Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Voronezh region.
Previously, police reported that two trucks and a car were involved in the accident. The damaged cars blocked both lanes of the M-4 to traffic towards Rostov-on-Don. Traffic on the highway was closed, but has now resumed.