Pordenone, collision between truck and ambulance: 3 dead

It happened on the road between Cimpello and Sequals, in the municipality of Zoppola. A car was also involved

Serious accident on the road between Cimpello and Sequals, in the municipality of Zoppola, in the province of Pordenone. Firefighters and law enforcement intervened on site. In the collision between a truck and an ambulance I am three people died. A car was also involved.

The victims are two women and a man. The ambulance involved in the accident is from the Italian Red Cross, Cri committee of Maniago. “We are shocked – said the president of the Italian Red Cross, Rosario Valastro – Unfortunately the volunteer colleague who led it did not make it, as did the patient. We are all close to the Cri Committee of Maniago and all the Friulian volunteers.” “We are in contact with the president of Cri Friuli Venezia Giulia, Milena Cisilino, who is also shocked by the first news. We join the families and colleagues of all the victims,” she concludes. The vice-president of the Pordenone CRI Committee, Ludovico Mellina, also went to the scene of the accident.

The driver of the truck also died in the crash.

“My condolences go to the families affected, at the same time I address a special thought, at this beginning of the year, to all those who in various roles serve the regional community every day by taking serious risks, sometimes endangering their own lives, and to the Red Cross, always on the front line with a commitment characterized by generosity”. This is what the governor of Friuli Venezia Giulia Massimiliano Fedriga said.