At least two people lost their lives is that Saturday and another is seriously injured as a result of a collision that took place on the descent of the highway.
The incident occurred this morning, around 6:00, when the driver of a Chevrolet Vectra model vehicle, lost control of the unit and ended up hitting a tree located in the square of the roundabout which is located at 120 y 32.
So far, it has been that, as a result of the strong collision, two male people who were traveling in the car lost their lives while the driver fights for his life for these hours in a health center in the region.
The victims were identified as Maximiliano Nicolas Freitas and Ezequiel Retucci, both 25 years old. Police sources told this newspaper that the driver of the unit was transferred to the San Martín hospital “with various injuries of varying severity.”
As a result of the fatal accident in the area, there were significant delays in traffic since an operation had to be mounted to facilitate the transfer of the wounded, the work of the experts and the recovery of the bodies from the twisted iron.
In addition to collecting evidence, at the scene the investigators were at this time analyzing the security cameras installed on the descent of the highway in order to obtain some data that could provide greater precision on what was the reason that triggered this tragedy .
A source in the case labeled “culpable homicide”, detailed that “from the testimonies provided it is clear that the accident occurred when the vehicle was circulating on Av. Domingo Mercante, coming from Punta Lara towards La Plata, at high speed, and at reaching the roundabout, the driver fails to brake or swerve, losing control of the road and hitting the tree. “