Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A highway accident between a truck and a car left three people injured Thursday afternoon on the highway outside Playa del Carmen.
Preliminary reports say that a truck invaded the lane of an oncoming car that, due to the strong impact, sent both onto the shoulder. The accident happened on the Puerto Morelos-Playa del Carmen highway at the height of the Vidanta Hotel around 4:00 p.m. Thursday.
Drivers and passengers from both vehicles were reported injured. Police and private ambulances arrived to tend to the accident. Material damages were estimated at 200,000 peso.