|The Noi Bai – Lao Cai Highway.
YEN BAI (VNS)— A man was killed instantly in a car accident yesterday on the Noi Bai – Lao Cai Highway.
The victim, Vu Van Thuy, 28, from the northern province of Ha Nam, was en route to the northern province of Yen Bai when he ploughed the truck into a one-metre deep trench.
His brother, Vu Van Nguyen, sustained mild injuries from the accident.
According to Bao Hung Commune police, dark lighting and foggy conditions on the road had significantly affected the driver's visibility.
The location of the trench had not been indicated to drivers with warning signs or barriers. It is part of the highway's ongoing sewage system. — VNS