A driver was intoxicated.
A 78-year-old priest being intoxicated hit three pedestrians in Zakarpattya region of Ukraine, according to the press service of the National Police in Zakarpattya region.
The victims died immediately from the injuries on the spot.
The accident occurred on October 20 around 11pm in the village of Podvinogradov.
Law enforcement officers having arrived to the scene, found that the driver of the "Audi" car lost control and hit pedestrians who were walking in the same direction with the car.
The victims of a collision were local residents at the age of 63, 76 and 51 years.
Medical examination showed alcohol residues in the driver's blood.
Initiator of a crime has been detained.