A trailer that was traveling towards Veracruz on the Veracruz-Cardel highway, hit around midnight with an ambulance that was traveling in the opposite traffic lanes.
The operator of the tractor-trailer economic number 92 of Transportes Rentería, lost control, and then hit the central retaining wall and entered the opposite traffic lanes, colliding with the ambulance that was heading back to Tuxpan.
Another Transportes Vázquez trailer that was circulating behind the first tractor-trailer also It collided with the box of the one that caused the accident and whose operator fled.
The patient being transported back to the north of the state, An elderly adult died from the impact. The deceased's family member and the ambulance operator were injured and taken to hospital.
It was near the community of San Julián, in the northern area of the municipality of Veracruz where the accident occurred.
Elements of the National Guard went to the scene to flag the area whose circulation was closed until this Saturday morning.
Veracruz firefighters and Civil Protection elements, as well as Ambulances from rescue corporations attended to the accident.