Traffic police nationwide have imposed fines totaling VND53 billion on more than 17,380 drivers for driving under the influence of alcohol in January, after Decree 100/2019 came into force at the start of the month, placing heavy sanctions on drunk drivers.
A total of 1,300 traffic accidents occurred nationwide in the month to January 14, which killed 591 people and injured 968 others, according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.
The numbers of traffic accidents and related deaths and injured cases plunged in November, helping to drag the 11-month figures down from the same period last year, according to the National Traffic Safety Committee.
As many as 3,600 injuries are reported every day in Vietnam, killing about 90 people, said Deputy Health Minister Nguyen Truong Son at a national scientific conference on injury prevention in Hanoi on November 12.
VOV.VN -Three people have been killed with another person seriously injured as a result of a major road traffic accident that occurred in Tuy Phong district, Binh Thuan province, between an oncoming train and a car.
VOV.VN - A tragic accident occurred in the area around Bai Chai bridge in the northern province of Quang Ninh on July 27, resulting in two people dead and a further three injured.
Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has signed a dispatch to ministries of public security, transport, the National Traffic Safety Committee, and the people’s committees of Hoa Binh and Dien Bien provinces directing the settlement of an extremely serious road accident in the northern province of Hoa Binh.
VOV.VN -Three people have been killed with an additional 31 others suffering serious injuries following a major road traffic accident which took place in Dong Bang commune, Mai Chau district, Hoa Binh province.
VOV.VN - A woman has been killed following a road traffic accident in Dong Thap province that happened at 15:00 on April 4.
VOV.VN -A person has been killed with three others seriously injured following a major road traffic accident in northern province of Thanh Hoa that happened at 21:00 on March 31.
Vietnam is honoured to be the first representative of Asia to announce the country’s commitment to implementing the United Nations (UN)’s traffic accident reduction goal, Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh said at the launching ceremony of the #3500LIVES campaign in Hanoi on March 19.
VOV.VN -A serious road traffic accident has occurred on Km 244+350, Cau Gie-Ninh Binh Highway, leaving two people dead and two others seriously injured.
VOV.VN -A serious road traffic accident occurred at 11:00 on February 20, leaving one person dead and seven others injured.
VOV.VN -Three men have been killed following a traffic collision in Ha Tinh province which occurred during the early morning on February 13.
VOV.VN -Two people have been killed in a traffic collision which occurred in Thua Thien-Hue province on February 11.
VOV.VN -One person has been killed with another two people seriously injured following a collision between a freight lorry and a motorbike in the central province of Quang Tri.
VOV.VN -A road traffic accident involving a truck and a motorbike left two people dead and another injured in Cam Lo district of central Quang Tri province on January 27.
The Investigation Police Agency of Hai Duong province has decided to prosecute a truck driver following a deadly crash on January 21 that killed eight people and injured seven others.
A truck crashed into a group of pedestrians in the northern province of Hai Duong on January 21, killing at least eight people and injuring seven others.
VOV.VN -A person has been killed in a traffic collision in Sa Pa on January 6.