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 Drunken member of Sokal City Council knocks bike rider dead in Lviv region

A resident of Sokal city, born in 1975, who was behind the wheel of Fiat Skudo, collided with a shuttle bus on the Chervonohrad-Radekhiv highway near Novyi Vytkiv village on Saturday, July 28, after which the car hit and killed a local resident.

"After the collision, the Fiat Skudo hit a female bike rider, a resident of Novyi Vytkiv village of the Radekhiv municipality, born in 1946. The latter died on the spot of injuries she sustained in the accident. Drivers of both vehicles and the shuttle bus passengers were unhurt," Department of Civil Protection of Population of the Lviv Regional State Administration said in a statement, Censor.NET reports.

Journalist and local police commission chairman Viktoria Balytska said that drunken member of the Sokal City Council, Vasyl Petrushka, was behind the wheel of Fiat. According to her, he had a blood alcohol concentration of 1.5 ppm.

Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n3078783