A devastating traffic accident occurred in Novi Virje on Sunday at 1:30 a.m., claiming the life of a 62-year-old driver. The driver, operating a car with a Koprivnica license plate, was rushed to Koprivnica General Hospital with critical injuries.
According to the police, the accident was caused by illegal movement, which caused the vehicle to swerve off the roadway and strike two traffic signs, a fence, and a decorative tree. The driver sustained severe, life-threatening injuries as a result of the accident. Blood and urine samples were taken at the hospital to determine if any substances were present in the driver’s body.
The incident serves as a stark reminder of the importance of safe driving practices and taking responsibility while behind the wheel. It is a tragic event that has affected not only the driver’s loved ones but also the community as a whole. The authorities will continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the accident to bring closure and justice to those involved.