On Sunday at 1:30 a.m., a severe traffic accident took place 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.
Blood and urine samples were taken at the Koprivnica General Hospital to determine if there were any substances present in the driver’s body. Misdemeanor proceedings will be initiated against the driver. The incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safety and responsibility while operating a vehicle. It is a tragic event that has impacted the driver’s loved ones and the community. The authorities will continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the accident to provide closure and justice for those involved.