The first heavy toll. A spectacular accident involving a German tourist bus, a motorcycle and three vehicles made Thursday one death and injured twenty-seven (four bass) at a toll motorway A8, according to a report of the firefighters and the prefecture.
The accident occurred in the early afternoon at the toll of the A8 motorway at La Turbie (Alpes-Maritimes), near the Italian border. According to the first elements of the investigation, the German bus failed to stop at the toll point. It crashed into a concrete block and before hitting turnpike other vehicles in the Italy-France.
All the injured were transported to hospitals Nice. Operations were carried out to extricate the passengers of two vehicles, said a spokesman for the firefighters.