Reggio Emilia, February 5, 2024 – It could have been a massacre on the highway: the big collision in the fog – what’s wrong with it the A22 and A1 blocked from this morning until 8:20 – involved, only in the AutoBrennero, at least 100 vehicles, causing 16 injuries, two of which were serious.
Another accident is also recorded in the area but on the A1, between Reggio Emilia and Modenaat km 153 north.
The two rear-end collisions: the most likely caused by fog – are causing the blockage of traffic between Reggio Emilia and Modena.
The first chain event has occurred. on the A22 between the Reggiolo (Reggio Emilia) and Carpi (Modena) exits. Yes I am several vehicles collided: Traffic is blocked and tolls are closed from Mantua to Modena. Also in A1 blocked traffic.
Firefighters intervened to remove people from the plates of the cars involved.
A22 injury update
In the huge collision on the A22 i There are actually 25 injured: Beyond the two serious cases already reported, the others were fortunately transferred to the hospital with a medium-low code.
In particular: 9 codes 1 They were accompanied to the Modena Polyclinic; three codes 2 they ended up in Baggiovara, Carpi and Mantua respectively.
HE two codes 3 one was transferred to Baggiovara and the other to Maggiore in Bologna
Injured in an air ambulance in Bologna
Among the two seriously injured, one was taken to the capital by helicopter, in a maximum emergency code.
Around 100 cars involved and 16 injured
The mega-collision on the A22 caused 16 injuries and involved a hundred vehicles
Two very seriously injured on the A22
Meanwhile, the first data on the injured is arriving: on the A22 there were 11 injured, of which two were very serious. One was transferred to the Baggiovara hospital (Modena) and the other to Bologna.
Trapped between metal sheets.
Firefighters rescued some people trapped between metal sheets
Firefighters arrived from Carpi, Reggio Emilia, Mantua, Guastalla and Suzzara to intervene in the second accident, which occurred shortly after at km 288 heading south and in which heavy vehicles were also involved.
118 and Traffic Police in place, toll booths closed and traffic blocked.
The accident on the A22: fire brigade report
At 8:20 there was an accident between two trucks and numerous cars that were following them, causing a huge crash at km 293 heading south, between Reggiolo and Carpi.
The Carpi detachment team and mobile cranes from Modena were on the scene and removed some people trapped in the sheets.
There were no casualties or serious injuries.
At the moment there are no victims or serious injuries in the clashes. The decision to close the entrance section was made to reduce pressure. The crossings will be progressively reopened as the situation is resolved.
The Autobrennero closed for 70 km
Due to the swarm of rear-end collisions that occurred due to fog between Reggiolo and Carpi on the A22, between kilometers 285 and 300 in both directions, the Autobrennero was closed, at the entrance, as a precaution and progressively, for approximately 70 kilometers. : from the Nogarole Rocca tollbooth to Campogalliano.
Another accident on the A1 between Reggio and Modena
In addition to the pile-up on the A22 between Reggiolo and Carpi (km 293 south), another accident has been recorded that blocks traffic and causes great inconvenience in Emilia: on the A1, between Reggio Emilia and Modena, at km 153 north , where firefighters and emergency vehicles intervened.
Blockade at the A1/A22 junction
It was an accident that caused traffic to be blocked. Specifically, the critical point is between Reggio Emilia and the A1/A22 Brennero-Modena junction.