Minibus overturned as truck transporting sand crashes into it

A minibus was overturned after a truck transporting sand crashed into the back of it in Volgograd, Russia.

Footage from June 13 shows the minibus being flipped onto its side as the truck smashes into it at a set of traffic lights.

The video also shows two pedestrians only just managing to move out of the way of the oncoming truck.

The four passengers inside the minibus were injured and the driver was hospitalised, according to reports.

See what happens in the video above.