The accident took place on Prestvågvatnet on provincial road 193. There was one person in one car and four in the other. According to Adresseavisen there is a child in infancy and a teenager among the wounded in the accident. A couple of the 30's were in the car with the two while a female leader was in the other car in the 1940s.
Four of the wounded were transported to the St. Olavs hospital with an air ambulance and a Sea King helicopter. One person was taken to the hospital in an ambulance.
– According to local health workers there must be no danger to the lives of those involved. One of them has been broken open, but I do not know what kind of injuries the other has, "says operations manager Bjørn Handegaard in the police district of Trøndelag at NTB