“In the traffic accident of two buses in K Barrandova Street, two rescue crews, a medical officer, an inspector and air rescuers, set out to help. There are injured people on the spot, but for details we are waiting for a situation report from the venues, “says the Prague ambulance service on Twitter.
The police closed the road in the direction of the Prague ring road, and after seventeen o’clock they opened one lane.
The drivers of one of the buses had to be rescued from the cab by firefighters. He was taken to hospital with a leg injury. A 75-year-old passenger is also hospitalized, said Jana Poštová, a spokeswoman for the Prague rescue service. The causes of the accident are being investigated by police officers. Traffic at the scene of the accident in the direction of the Prague ring road is possible with one lane. “Cars are driving in the opposite direction without restrictions,” said police spokesman Richard Hrdina.
The accident partially blocked the access to the Prague ring road, it remains closed in one lane probably until the evening. Prague is now dug up in many places, the current problem is already complicating the traffic situation.
According to footage from the places where the accidents hit the regular bus from behind into the tour bus. In addition to the police and rescuers, two units of Prague firefighters also intervened in the accident, rescuing one person.
The accident took place Novinek.cz stood in K Barrandova and Wassermannova streets at the gas station after three o’clock in the afternoon.
The 43-year-old driver suffered a leg injury, which rescuers took him to the Central Military Hospital. The seventy-five-year-old passenger was transported to the Vinohrady hospital with a head and leg injury.