Considered by the court video evidence showed that during the deadly crash, both drivers broke the rules.
Kiev district court of Kharkov has studied the video in the case of resonant Road accident on 18 October 2017, which proved the violation of traffic rules by both drivers. This was stated by the Prosecutor Igor Omelchenko, reports Rus.Media.
“The video footage has studied the court, proved the violation of traffic rules on the part of both defendants: the driver of the car Lexus 20-year-old Elena Zaitseva and the driver of the car Volkswagen Touareg 49-year-old Gennady Dronova. Both had the opportunity to see each other and avoid the collision,” – said Omelchenko.
He also pointed out that the first video can be seen at the moment of collision “Zaitsev leaves the intersection on a red signal of a traffic light, and the drone begins to move to yellow.”
It is noted that both defendants had offered to set the movement speed of their cars by experiment, but they refused.
“According to Dronova, Zaitseva moved with a speed of 100-120 km per hour. Zaitseva were unable to specify the speed of the car Dronova, but stated that she was moving with a speed of 80 km per hour”, – informed the Prosecutor.