The 21-year-old was hospitalized with serious injuries, and three more people were injured after an accident that happened on Tuesday afternoon in Olszan near Nowy Sącz (Małopolskie Voivodeship). The car they were traveling in went off the road into a ditch and overturned.
The incident took place on Tuesday around 4.30 pm in the town of Olszana in the Nowy Sącz poviat. The driver of the Opel passenger car lost control of the vehicle on a bend in the road, left the roadway and entered a ditch. The car overturned. There were four people inside – two 21-year-olds, a 19-year-old and a 16-year-old.
Police: 21-year-old in hospital, younger passengers with minor injuries
An air ambulance landed at the scene of the accident.
The 21-year-old driver, a 19-year-old passenger and a 16-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries. In turn, a 21-year-old passenger of the Opel was taken to the hospital with a suspected spinal injury, Commissioner Justyna Basiaga, press officer of the police in Nowy Sącz told us.
The 21-year-old driver was sober. Officers are investigating the circumstances of the accident.
Main photo source: TSO KSRG Olszanka