23:29 / 04.09.2020
Teenager hits and kills a 22-year-old woman and her child in Tashkent on other person's car

A dreadful accident occurred on September 4 in the Shaykhontokhur district of the capital.

Photo: DIA

According to the Tashkent city DIA, citizen Bekzod, 18, was driving a Lacetti car of another person without the relevant documents, when he ran over two pedestrians and lost control over the vehicle, driving into the wrong lane and colliding with a Spark car.

As a result, pedestrians – 22-year-old Nozimakhon and her 2-year-old daughter Nazokat – died at the scene of the accident.

Bekzod and the driver of the Spark car, 51, were taken to a medical facility with severe injuries.

The investigators have initiated criminal proceedings and the investigation is underway.