Belarusians were on their way home.
Scheduled bus Odessa-Homel with numbers of the Homel region hit the truck in the Mykolaiv Oblast, Ukraine. Five people died, Mykolaiv police informs.
The accident occurred at 5 am, July 20. According to the preliminary data, the truck was parked on the right side of the road.
"The car accident killed the driver and four passengers of the bus. 12 other passengers are taken to hospital with injuries of varying severity. Identification of the injured continues," the police say.
Circumstances of the car accident are being investigated. The initiation of a criminal case is intended.