An accident on the A4 road in Katowice at the top of the SFS regional headquarters happened on Friday around. 19:40. As it turns out, its indirect cause was a collision that occurred 200 meters away. The accident killed a 59-year-old resident of Katowice, whose car was pushed directly under the truck.
The police gave details of the accident that happened on the A4 road towards Wrocław under the lane near ul. Kosciuszko. According to the findings of the police, the 34-year-old driver of the Citroen C1 did not adjust the speed to the road conditions and crashed into the back of the Lexus. His driver was stuck in traffic. After the impact, the Lexus turned 180 degrees and moved to the left lane, which was used by MAN and a semi-trailer. His driver, a resident of Wrocław, had no chance to react. There was a head-on collision. Despite being resuscitated, the 59-year-old man died at the scene. The driver of the Citroen was taken to hospital but was not seriously injured.
How was the traffic jam on the highway with the Lexus driver? According to the police, the source is a collision that happened 200 meters away. At the height of the footbridge along ul. Barbara driving a Suzuki Swift hit a Jeep Avenger. The person responsible for the collision was fined more than PLN 1,000.
The A4 road towards Wrocław was completely closed for three hours. After that, the traffic was given one way. After another hour, the road was passable in its entire width.