Several people were stuck after a traffic accident at Skomo in Brønnøysund. Two people have flown to hospital and three have been taken for emergency care.
Accident involved two cars, one car was on the roof and several people were jammed in the cars. the other car ended up on the side. All persons are freed from the vehicles, and two of them flown to Sandnessjøen Hospital for treatment.
The amount of damage is currently unknown. Emergency services are on site.
Operations Manager Jon Inge Moen from the Nordland police district, informs NTB that the police are in the process of questioning the accident site.
“We are in the process of questioning witnesses on the spot. At the moment, we are only aware that a car is on the roof and one has landed on the side. There are major material damage, he says.
Fylkesvei 17 was closed at the accident site after the accident. Authorities to reopen it once the accident zone is cleared.