Eight people were injured in an accident that happened around 2 am on the national road 28, between Przemyśl and the border crossing in Medyka. Ukrainian citizens, aged 17 to 61, were transported to nearby hospitals.
The accident took place in the small town of Hurko (Podkarpackie Province). As the police initially determined, before 2 a.m., the bus driver was avoiding vehicles standing on the roadside. At some point, he lost control of the vehicle and hit the semi-trailer of a truck waiting for clearance at the border crossing in Medyka.
Citizens were traveling by bus from Wrocław Ukraine. According to the Provincial Ambulance Station in Przemyśl, eight people aged 17 to 61 required hospitalization. The injured were taken to nearby hospitals.
The 34-year-old driver was not seriously injured. He was detained to clarify the circumstances of the accident.
The disruption lasted until 6am
before 6 am GDDKiA announced the end of the disruption. The road leading to the border crossing in Medyka has been unblocked.
Main photo source: TSO Medyka