Four taken to hospital after accident involving five trucks, road frozen at the time
SAITAMA – Earlier today, there was an accident involving five trucks on a national highway in Kasukabe City, Saitama Prefecture, and the four men driving the trucks were taken to the hospital. The road surface was frozen at the time of the accident.
Four taken to hospital after accident involving five trucks, road frozen at the time (JNN)
At around 0:30 a.m. today, a number of people called 110 to report an accident involving several vehicles on the national highway in Shimoyanagi, Kasukabe City. According to the police, two trucks that had stopped to block the road were rammed by two trucks that came after them, and two other trucks were also involved.
The accident sent four male truck drivers to the hospital, all of whom are in non-life threatening condition.
At the time of the accident, the road surface was icy due to snow, and the police are investigating the cause of the accident by questioning the driver.
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