The man hit an obstacle and died while riding a jet ski on Dnipro River. The accident happened at the unfinished Podilsko-Voskresenskyi bridge in Kyiv.
Andrii Taranov was appointed deputy head of the Presidential Administration on Dec. 26, 2014. He was responsible for working with the law enforcement agencies. From September to December 2014, he worked as first deputy chief of the counterintelligence department of the Security Service of Ukraine.