Alexey Konstantinov, speaker of the Yaroslavl Regional Duma, secretary of the regional branch of United Russia, died as a result of an accident. This is reported by TASS with reference to the press service of the Yaroslavl Regional Duma.
It is clarified that Konstantinov made a working trip in the Rostov region, and then released the driver and went to the Tver region for the New Year holidays in his personal transport.
The police confirmed the accident report. The circumstances of the incident are being established.
The Governor of the Yaroslavl Region Dmitry Mironov conveyed his condolences to the family and friends of the deceased through his Instagram page.
Earlier, the head of the Hydrometeorological Center of the Saratov Region, Mikhail Boltukhin, was killed in an accident. According to the regional traffic police, a truck and a Suzuki car collided. The driver of the foreign car died on the spot, and the passenger was hospitalized.