On Sunday at 1:30 a.m., a serious traffic accident occurred in Novi Virje, resulting in the death of a 62-year-old driver. The driver, who was operating a car with a Koprivnica license plate, was transported to Koprivnica General Hospital with life-threatening injuries. According to the police, the accident occurred due to illegal movement, causing the vehicle to veer off the roadway and hit two traffic signs, a fence, and a decorative tree.
As a result of the accident, the driver sustained severe injuries that required immediate medical attention. Blood and urine samples were taken at the hospital to determine if there were any substances present in the driver’s body. Misdemeanor proceedings will be initiated against the driver for their reckless behavior behind the wheel.
The incident serves as a stark reminder of the importance of responsible driving and adhering to traffic laws. It is a tragic event that has impacted not only the driver but also their loved ones and the community as a whole. The authorities will continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the accident to provide closure and justice for those involved.