Ten people died in a traffic accident on the Cipali toll road. The deadly accident involved three vehicles.
“There are three vehicles involved,” Director of West Java Police Traffic, Kombes Eddy Djunaedi said when confirmed, Monday (30/11/2020).
This accident took place at the 78,500 kilometer Cipali Toll Road, Purwakarta Regency, West Java, early this morning, at around 03.00 WIB. The three vehicles were an elf minibus with police number G-1261-D, trontoon truck R-1857-GC and trailer truck B-9010-UEJ.
Eddy explained that the accident started when a minibus drove from Jakarta to Cirebon. Then in front of him there was a tronton vehicle from the same direction.
“When the elf arrived at the scene of the crime, it hit the back of the tronton truck. Then the truck hit the trailer truck in front of it,” Eddy said.
As the result of the accident, eight people died at the scene. Meanwhile, two other people died in the hospital. One person was seriously injured and one person was slightly injured. The victim was evacuated to Abdul Rozal Hospital, Purwakarta.
“The victims were all from elf minibus,” Eddy said.