An accident at about the 14th kilometer of the D1 highway near Řyčany closed the highway in both directions on Tuesday morning. At the site, pillars of several kilometers are formed, fortutely, the accident was avoided without serious injuries. This follows from the information of the police and the State Road Administration of the Czech Republic (ŘSD).
According to ŘSD, the accident occurred after 05:00 in the direction of Brno. “Parts of the wrecked cars flew in the opposite direction, where several cars crashed into them,” the Central Bohemian Region police said.
According to the police, for example, a truck was stopped in the same place in the direction of Prague due to a diesel leak. Until 07:00, the convoy in the direction of Prague stretched from the accident site to almost the 23rd km of D1. In the opposite direction, a line of cars formed around the ninth kilometer.