|At the scene (Photo: doisongvietnam.vn)
The incident occurred at 10 a.m. on the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Thach Quang commune, Thach Thanh district.
According to local authorities, a pickup truck heading towards Hanoi hit a motorbike travelling in the opposite direction. The motorbike was carrying two people at that time.
The motorbike driver died at the scene whilst the passenger suffered severe injuries and was then transferred to hospital for emergency treatment.
The accident caused severe traffic congestion in the local area.
Upon receiving information about the incident, local police district headed to the scene to direct traffic flow.
The investigation continues.