A man helping to deal with a traffic accident on the Yeongdong Expressway this morning lost his life in a secondary accident.
More than 150 people have lost their lives in secondary먹튀검증 accidents on highways over the past five years.
Secondary accidents have a particularly high fatality rate, so be careful.
Reporter Heeyeon Lee covered the story.
A truck and a car that were horribly broken down are standing on a narrow shoulder.
At around 1:20 am this morning, there was a triple collision accident on the Yeongdong Expressway.
A car was stopped to help a truck that was overturned in an accident, but the truck hit it without seeing it. [Police Official/Voice Modified : “There was an accident and (the driver of the car) was taking rescue measures , but the car that
came after that didn’t see it.”
My great aunt also attacked as it was.
He was taken to the hospital in a state of cardiac arrest and died.
It is the scene of an accident.
It is a shoulder that is so narrow that there is almost no space left for the next lane when a car is parked.
Last year, on the Yeongdong Expressway, a truck crashed into two vehicles, killing one and seriously injuring another.
In the last 5 years, there have been 258 secondary accidents on highways across the country, and 151 people have lost their lives.
The fatality rate is 58%, which is 7 times higher than that of the first accident.
[Soundbite] Jisu-gu/Korea Highway Corporation Transportation Department : “(Second accident) directly impacts passengers or drivers who have just got off the vehicle, so human casualties inevitably increase…”] To resolve the
accident If you get off the shoulder of a highway and get hit, the risk of human damage inevitably increases.
However, it is also dangerous to continue to sit in a vehicle that has been involved in an accident.
In case of an accident on the highway, it is important to move the car to the shoulder of the road and evacuate, or to quickly evacuate the body while standing still if the car cannot be moved.