– At the moment the road is closed in a field. But at 9 o'clock the expectation is that the E39 must be stopped for a certain period because of the cleaning worksays operations manager Jostein Reiestad in the police station from Zuidwest to Aftenbladet just before 7 o'clock on Tuesday.
Major material damage
At 4.24 am on Tuesday morning the police reported a truck that had driven from the road on the E39 to the north. The accident happened between the exit to Åsen and the exit at Bekkfaret on the E39.
There must be major material damage to the truck train, but the driver – a man in the 1920s – must be undamaged.
Storage car was in place just after 5 am.
The driver has no explanation
According to the police, the driver has no explanation why he drove off the road.
There have been reports of possible injuries in or through a bus tunnel in the Oscar Wistings gate, under E39 where the accident took place, and this is being investigated further by the municipality of Stavanger.
The driving license of the driver has been confiscated and the police have created a case.