The case of the fatal accident on smolenke took control of the city Prosecutor's office

the criminal Investigation of the fatal accident involving actor Mikhail Yefremov has taken control of the city Prosecutor’s office, RIA Novosti reported.

As previously reported, on Monday evening Efremov driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee at great speed left on a counter strip on Smolensk square and collided with a Lada car. The driver of the domestic car was seriously injured, despite the efforts of doctors, he later died in hospital.

During a crash Efremov was in a state of alcoholic intoxication. This confirms the expertise and video footage of eyewitnesses.

As reported in law enforcement bodies, the consequence intends to petition for house arrest of Ephraim. Soon he would be summoned for questioning.

a criminal case on violation of traffic rules. Subsequently, the case changed to article providing for the punishment of deprivation of liberty for a term up to 12 years.

the Actor released on his own recognizance.