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Truck with 9 tons soju crashes on highway, causes 2-hour congestion

By Lim Jeong-yeo
  • Published : Sept 16, 2018 - 18:23
  • Updated : Sept 16, 2018 - 18:23
A 9-ton delivery truck full of soju crashed into another 8.5-ton truck inside a highway tunnel on Thursday, causing 2 hours of congestion.

The accident took place at around 9 a.m. inside a tunnel in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province. Police believe the offending driver failed to decelerate in time.

Both truck drivers were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.


Photos provided by Gyeonggi-do Fire Services
Photos provided by Gyeonggi-do Fire Services


By Lim Jeong-yeo (kaylalim@heraldcorp.com)