Nine people, including seven Ukrainians, have been killed in a minibus crash in central Russia`s Kaluga Region, Ukraine`s UNIAN news agency said on Wednesday.

The minibus crashed into a truck parked on the roadside late on Tuesday. The death toll also includes the 42 year-old Belarusian driver and an unidentified woman.

Two Ukrainian nationals who survived the crash are in a local hospital - their condition is unknown.

The cause of the accident is currently being established.

RIA Novosti