According to the chief state traffic inspector of Bashkiria, Vladimir Sevastyanov, a Skania truck caught a pedestrian overpass under construction while driving. As a result, the metal structure collapsed, the beam fell on the driver’s cab.
Employees of the Civil Protection Department of Ufa released the man, born in 1958, he died from his injuries.
According to the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Belarus, the truck driver forgot to lower the body after unloading the rubble.
Proceedings have begun.