The criminal case against the driver of the car Jeep Grand Cherokee, which on June 8 was the participant of road accident in Moscow with a fatal outcome, retrained on heavier article, announced may 9, main Department of the MIA of Russia in Moscow.
The report does not indicate the name of the driver, but the circumstances of the accident indicate that we are talking about the actor Mikhail Yefremov. The same information , “Interfax” confirmed the head of the press service of the Moscow Central Directorate of police Vladimir Vasenin.
It was reclassified after the death of the second participant accident. Now Ephraim is charged with part 4 of article 264 of the Criminal code (violation of traffic rules, entailed on imprudence death of the person, and committed by a person while intoxicated). Ephraim is threatened by punishment in the form of deprivation of liberty for a term of five to 12 years.
On the evening of 8 June Efremov driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee drove into oncoming traffic and made collision with the car “Lada” on Smolensk square in Moscow.
According to the Telegram-channel Baza, Efremov turned through a continuous and almost collided with a small van. The driver of the van, according to witnesses, cowering in the car. According to sources TASS, the victim Sergey Zakharov born in 1963 entered the Moscow city research Institute of emergency care named after N. In. Sklifosovsky in extremely grave condition. He had an open fracture of the femur, fracture of ribs, closed cherepno-a brain trauma and concomitant head injury. On 9 June he died in hospital.
According to witnesses of road accident with Ephraim in the car were two passengers: actor Ivan stebunov and his wife Elena Vlasova.
First, the law enforcers opened a criminal case under part 2 of article 264 Criminal code (violation of traffic rules and operation of vehicles, entailed on imprudence causing of heavy harm to health of the person, if it is committed by a person while intoxicated). The maximum punishment under this article – imprisonment for seven years.
According to the examination, Efremov sat behind the wheel in an alcohol intoxication.
56-year-old actor was released under recognizance not to leave. According to TASS, the consequence will petition for house arrest. Soon he would be summoned for questioning.
Efremov – Soviet and Russian theatre and cinema actor, TV presenter. He is the son of the Creator of the theatre “the Contemporary” Oleg Efremova. Known reading satirical poems, in the framework of the project “Citizen poet”.