×
Enjoying ad-free content?
Since July 1, 2024, we have disabled all ads to improve your reading experience.
This commitment costs us $10,000 a month. Your support can help us fill the gap.
Support us
Our journalism is banned in Russia. We need your help to keep providing you with the truth.

LUKoil Crash Case Closed

Celebrity lawyer Igor Trunov said Monday that police have closed an investigation into a high-profile road accident involving the car of LUKoil vice president Anatoly Barkov that left two dead, Interfax reported.

The driver of the car that collided with Barkov’s vehicle was ruled guilty in the incident, Trunov said, citing the unidentified investigator working on the case.

The driver, Olga Alexandrina, died in the February crash along with her mother-in-law. Barkov and his driver had minor injuries. Trunov, who represents Alexandrina’s relatives in the case, promised to appeal. 

(MT)


… we have a small favor to ask. As you may have heard, The Moscow Times, an independent news source for over 30 years, has been unjustly branded as a "foreign agent" by the Russian government. This blatant attempt to silence our voice is a direct assault on the integrity of journalism and the values we hold dear.

We, the journalists of The Moscow Times, refuse to be silenced. Our commitment to providing accurate and unbiased reporting on Russia remains unshaken. But we need your help to continue our critical mission.

Your support, no matter how small, makes a world of difference. If you can, please support us monthly starting from just $2. It's quick to set up, and you can be confident that you're making a significant impact every month by supporting open, independent journalism. Thank you.

Once
Monthly
Annual
Continue
paiment methods
Not ready to support today?
Remind me later.

Read more