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RTA on the roadway to Geghard monastery: the rescuers were at the scene

14:44 / 16.05.2019

On May 16, at 08:07 information was received to “911” service that "Opel Astra G" car had run off the roadway and rolled over into a gorge near "Geghard lion" landmark monument on the roadway to Geghard monastery, Kotayk Province, there were casualties: the rescuers’ help was needed.

The rescue squad of the center of carrying out activities of special importance of the rescue service of MES of RA dispatched to the scene.

It turned out that "Opel Astra G" car (driver S. S. born in 1953) had run off the roadway and rolled over into a gorge (about 30 m).

Before the rescuers arrived at the scene the driver and the passengers (citizens of RF, T. G. born in 1962 and T. K. born in 1952) had been hospitalized to the health center of Garni village. According to doctors' conclusion the casualties were in satisfactory condition.

The rescuers disconnected the automotive battery and closed the gas valve of the car.

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