The driver would fall asleep. Photo: Twitter @NeuronaSV
At least twelve They died And an still undecided number has been damaged Wounds They were traveling after the bus collided head-on this Tuesday, May 17, 2022 Truck On a highway west of the country and bordering Bolivia in the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso, official sources said.
The Accident It was recorded at 799 km of Federal Highway BR-163 on Tuesday afternoon (GMT 3:00 pm), under the jurisdiction of the interior municipality of Soriso, Mato Grosso, according to the data. Federal Police From The road.
The wrecked bus belonged to Expresso Itamarati Company and 45 people Passengers On board, he departed from the regional capital, Cuiaba, and headed for the town of Mato Grosso and about 503 kilometers to Sinop.
Its vehicles Public transport Reverse Runway Attacked and Still Unknown, Collision Front and Violently With a truck Transportation Soybeans and coming from the opposite direction, though The police From The road Works with Guess That bus driver fell asleep at the wheel.
That DriverOne of his hands was cut off, Survived From Accident But a great effort is required to rescue him Fireman Because he was caught in it Wrought iron From the front Live.
Injured, in some serious condition, had to be Transportation A The hospital Eight ambulances from several municipalities and even one Helicopter.
Among the admitted Dr. The hospital Image Driver Of the truck, which had no injuries Gravity.
“It simply came to our notice then. We had to rescue and instruct several people The hospital“Soriso is the head of the federal highway police,” said Leonardo Ramos.