Road accident, three people injured
hai phongA collision between two cars on the Hanoi – Hai Phong highway left one person dead and two others injured on April 5.
At 1:25 am, Mr. Le Duc Tien was driving a car with the license plate of Quang Ninh carrying Ms. Le Thi Hoan on the road towards Hanoi. On the stretch of road through Xuan Uc Village, Thuan Thien Commune, Kien Thuy District, Mr. Tien’s car collided with a car driven by Mr. Nguyen Bang Viet, in which Mr. La Ngoc Tan, who is also an officer of the Phong City Hai Police.
The accident killed Mr. Viet, Ms. Hoan and Mr. Tan were seriously injured and taken to Viet Tiep Friendship Hospital for emergency treatment.
At the scene, Viet’s car crashed into the inner median, Tien’s car was in the lane bordering the center median. Both cars sustained severe damage to the front end, with much debris strewn across the road.
The functional forces and the highway management unit quickly divided the traffic lanes and investigated the cause of the accident.