In Penza region 54 people die in road accidents over five months
Penza, 27 June 2020. PenzaNews. 54 people were killed as a result of road accidents that occurred in Penza region in January-May 2020, which is almost 24% less than in the same period of 2019. This is evidenced by data posted on the website of the State Inspection for Road Traffic Safety.
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According to information provided, road accidents claimed 71 lives in the region in January-May 2019.
The number of accidents in Penza region decreased by almost 13%: from 629 in the first five months of last year to 549 in the same period of the current year.
In May 2020, there were 107 accidents. Eight people died, another 137 received injuries of varying severity.
During the same month last year, 148 accidents were registered, in which 13 people died and 183 were injured.