|At the scene
According to information released by Quynh Van commune’s People’s Committee, the incident occurred at 20:00 as a 7-seater vehicle, numbered 15A-46529, was heading from Hanoi towards Vinh on National Highway 1.
The vehicle then collided with a motorbike, hitting three women who were preparing vegetables to sale at the gate of Van market in Quynh Van commune.
As the driver lost control the vehicle continued, crashing into a kiosk on the other side of the road and only stopping when it smashed into the stump of a tree.
The horrific nature of the crash has left a woman dead whilst two others suffered severe injuries from the incident. They were immediately transferred to hospital for treatment.
The car driver only suffered light injuries while the car’s front end was totally destroyed.
Local police arrived at the scene to investigate further.