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RTA on Ashotsk-Gyumri roadway: there were casualties

09:25 / 10.10.2019



On October 10, at 00:05 an emergency call was received to “911” service that a car accident had occurred on the 15th km of Ashotsk-Gyumri roadway: a car with trailer had turned over onto its side making road impassable, there were no casualties. The rescuers’ help was needed.

A fire unit from the Fire and Rescue Squad of the Regional Rescue Department of the Rescue Service of MES of RA dispatched to the scene.

It turned out that "DAF" car with trailer (driver Pite M., born in 1959) had run off the roadway and turned over onto its side, as a result of which the container (12 meters long) fixed to the trailer had been separated and rolled over into a canyon (25 meters deep).

The rescuers put the car back onto its wheels and blocked off the scene.

Special equipment was needed to put the container back on the road.

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