The accident in Breń (Lesser Poland Voivodeship), on the route connecting Tarnów with Dąbrowa Tarnowska. The bus driver was hospitalized after colliding with a truck. A man trapped in a crushed vehicle was extricated by firefighters.
One person was injured in a collision between a truck and a bus in Breń. The incident took place on Friday morning on national road No. 73. The force of the impact was so great that the driver of the bus was trapped in the vehicle. Firemen pulled him out.
Police: The bus driver drove straight into the truck
According to police, the unconscious bus driver was transported to the hospital. According to the officers’ findings, a 40-year-old man – driving in the direction of Dąbrowa Tarnowska – for unexplained reasons left the traffic lane and collided with a truck. Both vehicles were thrown off and came to rest on either side of the road.
National road No. 73 at the scene of the incident was initially completely blocked. Around 10:30 a.m., police announced that a shuttle service had been introduced. – This is a serious incident. Difficulties in traffic will last for several hours – said staff officer Paweł Klimek, spokesman for the Tarnów police.
Main photo source: KMP in Tarnów