Road Accident in Kobuleti Claims Lives of Three People

A tragic road accident on Batumi-Kobuleti bypass road on July 14 claimed the lives of three . All were members of one family, tourists from Poland traveling in Georgia.

As a result of the car crash, a 40-year-old man died on the spot, while his wife died after being taken to the hospital. An injured 5-year-old boy, the son of the deceased, passed away today at a hospital in Batumi. The health condition of the child was critical and it was impossible to transfer him to Tbilisi. His sister, 6, is being treated in Tbilisi.

A further nine were injured as a result of the road accident, most of whom were Polish. Two Georgian drivers are among the injured. According to the Minister of Healthcare of Ajara, Zaal Mikeladze, 9 injured are being treated in two hospitals in Kobuleti and their lives are not in danger.

An investigation has been launched in connection with the road accident.

By Ana Dumbadze 

15 July 2019 12:39