Actor Mikhail Yefremov, accused in a sensational case about road accident in Moscow with one of the victims, do not suffer from alcoholism. This was stated by his lawyer Elman Pashayev.
“Well, that drink sometimes, so perhaps he’s the only one in Russia drink alcohol?”, — said the defender to reporters after the preliminary hearing in the “case of Ephraim”. As reports TV channel “360”, Pashayev also admitted that “he as a lawyer sometimes uses”.
in addition the lawyer added that while “early to speak about drugs artist in the time of the accident”.
Ephraim according to paragraph “a” of part 4 of article 264 of the criminal code is threatened by imprisonment for a term of five to 12 years.
media reported that in the blood of Ephraim after the accident found alcohol and drugs.
Actor Yefremov made a fatal accident on the evening of 8 June in the area of Smolenskaya square. Behind the wheel of his jeep, he in the opposite lane rammed the van. The driver of the car died in hospital.