According to the Roadside Road Brigade, the accident took place around 1:05 am when a 29-year-old man on Splaiul Unirii from Mihai Bravu Road lost control of the wheel on the Timpuri Noi bridge and turned left. The car broke the protective fence and fell into the river Dâmboviţa.
There is also a 28-year-old passenger in the car. Both he and the driver could only get out of the car without calling for medical assistance.
The driver was tested with the alcohol test, the result was 0. He was also taken to the 3rd Lice Bureau and sanctioned with 4 fine points and 3 penalty points, for non-certainty when changing direction.