Mr Putin asked Ms Komarova to provide all the necessary assistance to the families of those killed or injured.
The President heard a report from Healthcare Minister Veronika Skvortsova about the measures being taken. The Healthcare Ministry has been asked to ensure the proper medical assistance for those injured.
The accident took place on December 4 on the highway linking Khanty-Mansiisk and Tyumen. The victims include 10 children and two adults.