Photo: Nisse Schmidt.

Traffic fatality in Dalarna

There has been been one fatality and six persons have been severely injured in a traffic accident south of Idre in the province of Dalarna. The accident occurred at 7:00 AM Thursday morning when a minivan carrying 11 Ukrainian forestry workers collided with a car, then went off the road and turned over.

Two of the injured have been taken to Norway for treatment, one by ambulance and the other by helicopter. The other victims have been taken to hospitals in Mora and Särna in Dalarna.

The rescue services say normal traffic has resumed on the road. 

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