Truck falls from road into canal

The fuel tanker, carrying 20 tonnes of fuel, crashed into 15 vehicles before finally crashing through the barrier and falling into the canal running aside the road.

"Recall that the 23-ton truck "Mercedes" was moving along the waterfront Bypass channel when his brakes failed. Hooking a few cars, the driver decided to withdraw from further collision and swerved toward the water. Breaking through the fence, heavy machine fell into the canal, turning over.

The driver was able to get out of the cab, passersby gave him first aid, after which he was hospitalized in a state of moderate severity.

Currently in place are working divers should soon arrive crane to lift the car from the water. State Emergency notes that there is a leak of fuel, but only slightly."