Today after 9:00 am Dobele district
In the Jaunberzas parish, at the crossroads of Apšupe, the road section of Riga
There was a major traffic accident in the 33rd kilometer, informs
State police spokeswoman Ieva Sietniece. Died in an accident
According to preliminary information, the Volvo Cars
The driver of the V70 launched a passenger car in the front
Overtaking, and entering the opposite band, collided with the opposite
a moving truck Volvo FH, with which the tanks are driven
As a result of the collision, a heavy car drove off the road. killed
went in turn to the driver of the Volvo V70
The truck driver was taken to the hospital.
Policemen work and regulate the road instead of the event
traffic, the road goes over a lane.
The LETA news agency said that according to preliminary information there was no fuel leakage from the tanks.
The State Fire and Rescue Service has told the LETA agency
The rescuers have used the vehicle for the liberation of a person from a car
We are currently working on pumping fuel from an accidentally damaged truck, explained the service.
Fuel distributor The spokeswoman for Circle K, Kate Nitin, LETA
confirmed that Circle K was involved in the accident.
"At the moment rescue services work on the spot, as far as we do
It is known that fuel leakage has not occurred. The company will decide in the near future
Whether a locked fuel tank can be transported or needed
pump the fuel into another tank, "Nitin said.
The PR manager of the environmental department of the state Maruta Bukleviča also told LETA that the Jelgava Regional Environmental Board did not receive any information about fuel leakage from the State Fire and Rescue Service.