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Injured in traffic accident policeman dies

Police officer of Patrol Police Department, who was injured in a traffic accident in Cholpon-Ata town, died in a hospital. Department of Internal Affairs for Issyk-Kul region informed 24.kg news agency.

The accident happened the day before. Driver of Subaru Forester, loosing control over the car, drove off the road and crashed into the patrol police vehicle. As a result, one of the policemen got serious injuries. He was taken to the hospital with fractures of legs and a rupture of internal organs. Not regaining consciousness, he passed away.

The car was put on the parking lot, and the driver — in temporary detention facility. A criminal case was opened. According to preliminary data, Subaru driver was sober. Investigators find out causes of the accident.