Mexico City ,
According to the first reports, people were killed and injured in the collision of a minibus with two private vehicles in the municipality of Naucalpan in the State of Mexico; Whereas, Security officials are working at the scene to rescue the victims.
According to the Civil Defense of the State of Mexico, the incident occurred Alcanfores and del Rio on the way, At approximately 07:00 in the Colinas de San Mateo neighborhood.
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– Civil Protection of the State of Mexico (@pciviledomex) January 16, 2023
According to eyewitnesses, the public transport vehicle was speeding, apparently due to brake failure fell at the bottom of a ravine More than 20 meters deep, after colliding with two cars passing by the place.
The Civil Protection Services of the State of Mexico arrived at the scene to take care of the victims and the injured. So far 16 injured and 3 dead have been reported.
Paramedics from the unit transferred 11 people aged 49, 27, 34, 56, 39, 49, 27, 34, 56, 39 and 38 to the Lomas Verdes Traumatology and Orthopedics Hospital, as well as five people to the Naucalpan Red Crosses 40, 47, 79 and two of the 15 year old.
Videos from the C5 surveillance system show a completely wrecked red vehicle in the middle of the road and a group of people supporting the site, while others lean towards the canal. A moment later, the medical units of Civil Defense and Public Safety arrived, To provide appropriate support.
While reviewing the video recording, the moment in which a public transport truck, which was traveling at excessive speed, collided with the red car and subsequently with a vehicle, apparently type Pointer or white Golf, visualized Went. Due to which the truck and white vehicle fell into the ditch.
Firefighters, paramedics, municipal and state police as well as civil defense personnel cordoned off the area, performing maneuvers to rescue the injured. To prevent the entry of outsiders.
Specialists from the Mexican Prosecutor’s Office went to the site to rescue the deceased, while they wait for the crane to arrive So that damaged vehicles can be pulled out from under the drain.
In relation to the drivers, sources of the public transport unit Police said they do not know his whereabouts.