Truck driver to be prosecuted for deadly crash

Update: March, 01/2019 - 17:44
The scene of the traffic accident on Thăng Long Boulevard, which killed two and injured five on February 21. — VNA/VNS Photo
Viet Nam News

HÀ NỘI — Police in Hà Nội’s Thạch Thất District has decided to launch criminal proceedings against a truck driver following a deadly crash on the Thăng Long Boulevard on February 21.

Phạm Văn Thuận, 46, has been charged with violating traffic regulations. He will be held pending further investigation.

According to police, at 10.40am on February 21, a 29-seat bus crashed into Thuận’s truck when he tried to make a left turn into a no entry street.

A trailer then ran into the bus from behind.

The accident caused the death of a motorbike driver and his wife and injured five others. — VNS