A tragic accident took place on the S1 route in Żywiec, towards Węgierska Górka. The officer on duty of the Provincial Rescue Coordination Post said that the driver of the tractor with the semi-trailer drove against the current on the route, collided with a passenger car, and then hit the bus. Four people were taken to hospital. One is dead.
The tragic accident on the S1 route occurred around twenty.
According to the information provided by the Voivodship Rescue Coordination Post on duty, the driver of the tractor with a semi-trailer at a fork in the road did not comply with the marking. He hit the road against the current and there he collided head-on with a passenger car, and then hit the bus.
Four people – a passenger in a passenger car, a truck driver and two people traveling by bus – were taken to the hospital. Unfortunately, the car driver did not survive the collision.
The WSKR on duty informed that the prosecutor and four fire brigades had arrived at the scene of the accident. In addition to securing the scene of the accident, firefighters had to pump diesel fuel from the truck.
Late in the evening the road was still blocked.
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