MOSCOW, July 13 (Itar-Tass) - Fourteen people died in the traffic accident in New Moscow, and 22 were hospitalized, the head of the Russian Emergencies Ministry's information department, Oleg Voronov, told Itar-Tass.
Four injured people were airlifted by helicopters to hospitals. Some were carried by ambulances.
According to the Russian Health Ministry, the number of dead and injured people is 33. Sixteen people are taken to hospitals in Moscow and the Moscow Region. Fourteen of them are in grave condition, ministry press secretary Oleg Salagai told Itar-Tass.
Russian Health Minister Veronika Skvortsova gave instructions to reserve beds in medical centres if some of the patients needed special high-tech medical care.