Crimean citizen convicted of road accident committed while intoxicated
The prosecutor’s office of the Kievsky district of Simferopol supported the state prosecution in a criminal case against a 26-year-old local resident. The Crimean citizen was found guilty of committing a crime under paragraph. “a”, “b” part 2 art. 264 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation (violation of traffic rules by a person driving a car, resulting in negligence in causing serious harm to human health, committed by a person in a state of intoxication, associated with leaving the place where it was committed).
The court found that at the end of April 2023, the man, while intoxicated, was driving a Lada Granta car. Having stopped near a public transport stop on Pobedy Avenue, the driver disembarked the passenger from the car. However, without waiting for the woman to leave the vehicle, he began to move forward with the rear door open, which is why he allowed the passenger to fall out of the car and leave the scene of the incident. As a result of a traffic accident, the passenger of this car suffered serious harm to health.,” the prosecutor’s office provided details.
The court, taking into account the opinion of the state prosecutor, sentenced the man to 3 years of suspended imprisonment with a probationary period of 1 year, and the convict was also deprived of the right to drive all types of vehicles for a period of 1 year. The verdict did not enter into legal force.