Traffic Incident in Baku Centre: concrete mixer truck trampled down passenger car (UPDATED)

Politics Materials 27 May 2008 20:45 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 27 May / Trend / A hard traffic accident took place under the bridge nearby previous bus station in Baku. A truck loaded with cement capsized and trampled down a blue Opel Vectra.

"State Road Police, first medical service and fire service groups were sent to the place of the incident," Trend correspondent reported from the place of the incident. Rescuers hardly lifted up the truck by means of special equipment to release the car.

The truck is loaded with cement which complicated the work.

As a result, a young girl, driver of Opel Vectra, died. Rescuers had cut the car with a cutting tool to release the body before the truck was lifted. There was nobody except her.

According to eye-witnesses, the driver of the truck escaped from the scene of the incident.

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