On Sunday at 1:30 a.m., a fatal traffic accident occurred in Novi Virje, resulting in the death of a 62-year-old driver. The driver, who was behind the wheel of a car with a Koprivnica license plate, was rushed to Koprivnica General Hospital with critical injuries. According to the police, the accident occurred due to illegal movement, causing the vehicle to veer off the roadway and collide with two traffic signs, a fence, and a decorative tree.
The incident has left the driver’s loved ones devastated and has had a significant impact on the community. Blood and urine samples were taken at the hospital to determine if any substances were present in the driver’s body. Misdemeanor proceedings will be initiated against the driver.
This tragic event serves as a reminder of how crucial it is to prioritize safety and responsibility while operating a vehicle. The authorities will continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the accident to provide closure and justice for those involved.