Tagansky district court of Moscow at the meeting of June 9, chose a measure of restraint to the actor, the honored artist of the Russian Federation, Mikhail Efremov, who yesterday made road accident in the centre of the Russian capital.
As reported TASS, the judge Albina Timakova has satisfied the petition of the investigation and sent Ephraim under house arrest for two months – until August 9.
Yefremov at the meeting said that he agreed with the Prosecutor proposed measure.
Efremov provoked a traffic accident in Central Moscow on the evening of 8 June: Smolenskaya square, he went into the oncoming lane and collided with the van. The van driver from the got injuries died later in the hospital.
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Against the actor opened a criminal case under article about violation of traffic rules, entailed death of the person. At the time of the accident Efremov was in a state of alcoholic intoxication. He faces from five to 12 years in prison.
After the medical examination of the actor was released on his own recognizance. Tonight he was taken in for questioning, after which the actor was detained.