48-Vehicle Pile-Up On Pune-Bengaluru Highway, 38 Injured

21 November, 2022 | Pranay Lad

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Oil leaked into the road during the collision, which apparently happened around 9 o'clock in the evening, making it slick enough to encourage further vehicles to join the pileup.

A tanker collided with numerous vehicles at Pune’s Navale bridge on Sunday, inflicting at least 30 injuries. According to a representative of the Pune Fire Brigade, the collision caused a 48-vehicle pileup.

“At Navale Bridge on the Pune-Bengaluru route, there was a significant traffic collision that damaged roughly 48 automobiles. The Pune Fire Brigade and Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority (PMRDA) rescue teams have arrived at the scene “added the official.

The area has been reached by rescue teams from the Pune Fire Brigade and Pune Metropolitan Region Development Authority.

Local media said that a tanker’s brakes failed, causing it to crash with several other cars. Oil leaked into the road during the collision, which apparently happened around 9 o’clock in the evening, making it slick enough to encourage further vehicles to join the pileup.

Traffic backups over two kilometres long have been reported on the way to Mumbai as a result of the collision.