General consul of Hungary in Yekaterinburg Pal Fabian was seriously hurt in a road accident in Bashkortostan.
The road accident occurred on the 87th kilometer of the Kropachevo-Mesyagutovo-Achit motorway, the regional media reported. Fabian is now hospitalized in serious condition.
The press service for the Interior Ministry's department for Bashkortostan told Interfax the road accident occurred in the Duvansky district of the republic on December 25.
"A car collided with a truck. The driver of the car was hospitalized. A probe is underway," the source said.
An official with the regional Catastrophe Medicine Center, for his part, said the diplomat is now in the Mesyagutovo central District Hospital in the Duvansky district.
"He sustained a multisystem injury and is listed in serious condition," the source said.
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