The collision between two vans that happened a few minutes before midnight this Sunday ended tragically when the three occupants of one of them were thrown on the A-23 highway (Huesca-Zaragoza), near the town of Gurrea de Gállego. The deceased is a 31-year-old man, a resident of Huesca while the injured are between 21 and 32 years old.
The incident happened around 11:50 in the evening at kilometer 331,500, on the road to France. In the report of the Civil Guard this Monday, the accident consisted of rear-end collision between two vans and the consecutive running of three pedestrians by one of them.
One person died as a result of the accident. The other two pedestrians, who were traveling with the fatal victim, both residents of Huesca, were also slightly injured. 21 and 20 years old. The driver of the other car, 32 years old and a resident of Linares (Jaén), also suffered minor injuries.
Early investigations show that The van in which the deceased was riding stopped on the shoulder and its occupants got out of the car, possibly because of the breakdown. At that moment, another van traveling in the same direction collided with it and When the first car ran, the three pedestrians were hit.
Due to the accident, a cut the highway in the direction of France until 4:00 a.m. this Monday, diverting traffic to the N-330 national highway. The body was transferred to the forensic medicine institute in Zaragoza.
Two appeared in that place motorists on patrol from the Traffic Subsectors of the Civil Guard of Huesca and Zaragoza, a patrol from the Jaca Traffic Detachment, the Huesca traffic police team, two Citizen Security patrols from Ayerbe and Villanueva de Gállego, a team of firefighters and sanitary services 061.
The Huesca Civil Traffic Guard reporting team is investigating the causes of the accident.
This is a terrible end to the special traffic operation of the Constitution Bridge, where 700,000 trips are expected in Aragon. The most controversial point is precisely the A-23, at the port of Monrepós and Sabiñánigo, due to the intensity of traffic. On the way there and back there were many delays.
In the last two weeks, three people died in traffic accidents in the province of Huesca. On the 1st, a 59-year-old truck driver from Soria died in an incident that occurred on the AP-2 highway, near Fraga. On November 25, a 24-year-old young woman lost her life in Ronda Norte in Huesca in a head-on collision with another car in which two people were traveling, were injured.