Traffic on Road 12 is estimated by the Rescue Department to be crossed until 9 p.m.
17.7. 20:11 | Updated 17.7. 20:33
Seven people were injured in a traffic accident in Sastamala. The Pirkanmaa Rescue Department informed about the matter on Saturday night.
According to the rescue service, the accident took place on road 12, when a car coming from the direction of Huittinen was turning left onto Jokisivuntie and a car coming in the back drove after it. As a result of the collision, the front car drifted into the oncoming lane, after which the third passenger car coming from the direction of Vammala collided with its bow.
A total of seven people were involved in the accident, all of whom were injured. Five people were taken to the hospital for further examination. The passenger car that collided with the bow had a family with three children, and two of the children were transported to the hospital for further examination.
Traffic was cut off from the scene of the accident for a few hours.
The Rescue Department received an alert about what had happened just after half past seven in the evening.