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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

6 Dead in Car Crash

MOSCOW -- Six people were killed and one was seriously injured in a car accident near the village of Syamzha, 110 kilometers northeast of Vologda and 575 kilometers from Moscow on a highway linking the capital and Arkhangelsk.

A Citroen driver lost control of his car, drove into the oncoming lane and collided with a Zhiguli, the Emergency Situations Ministry said Wednesday.

The accident is being investigated.