Firefighters respond to a truck accident. Illustrative photo.
Ostrava – Between Mankovice and Bělotín on the border of the Moravian-Silesian and Olomouc regions, a truck collided with a car this morning on the D1 highway. At least one person is injured at the scene. The highway is closed in the direction of Prague due to the accident, and the other direction will probably be closed for a while due to the landing of the helicopter. Police spokeswoman Kateřina Kubzová told ČTK.
The accident happened on the 316th kilometer of the highway after 08:00. All components of the rescue system are now on the scene. The Directorate of Roads and Highways reports in its dopravniinfo application that a truck and two passenger cars collided. Fuel leaked from the cars.