The accident occurred an hour after midnight on Tuesday at the exit of the I/9 road near Nové Bor.
“The driver of the 11-year-old Peugeot vehicle sped off the road at a sharp left turn and hit the bridge structure,” police spokeswoman Ivana Baláková told of the accident, adding that three young men aged between 19 and 25 and a 19-year-old girl were also at the scene. in the car.
The ambulance carried a girl, a 22-year-old passenger from the front seat, who was unconscious after the accident, and a 25-year-old passenger from the back seat to the hospital’s trauma center in Liberec.
“All three suffered head injuries of varying severity, with the 22-year-old man’s condition immediately threatening his life,” Baláková said.
According to him, the driver, who inhaled 0.72 per thousand alcohol into the control device after the accident, fared much better, as did his 19-year-old friend in the back seat.
“Paramedics took the two young men to the escolips hospital for treatment,” the spokesman said. Police did not specify the extent of their injuries.
Police are investigating the circumstances of the accident, according to Balák, preliminary conclusions indicate excessive speed in sharp turns.
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