Serious Traffic Accident in Azerbaijan

Other News Materials 26 September 2007 20:53 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Lankaran / Тrend corr P. Aliyeva / A serious traffic accident happened in Azerbaijani Masalli region's Alvadi village in the 152nd km of the Alat-Astara highway at approx 6:20p.m. A minibus (30 BB-641) going to Baku ran into a vehicle owned by Azpetrol company (10 RD -111) which was loaded with 30 tons of fuel. The fire covered both vehicles.

Three fire-engines of Goytapa town and Masalli region's fire safety services arrived at the place of the incident. The traffic in the highway was stopped for an hour.

The two passengers of the minibus died in the fire, the driver of Azpetrol vehicle was delivered to hospital. Police is investigating the scene of the incident.