A serious traffic accident took place in Novi Virje on Sunday at 1:30 a.m. resulting in the death of a 62-year-old driver. The driver, who was driving a car with a Koprivnica license plate, suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to the Koprivnica General Hospital by ambulance. According to the police, the vehicle landed outside the roadway due to illegal movement, hitting two traffic signs, a fence, and a decorative tree.
The driver sustained severe, life-threatening injuries as a result of the accident, and blood and urine samples were taken at the Koprivnica General Hospital to determine the presence of any substances in the body. Misdemeanor proceedings will be initiated against the driver.