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Car Accident in Southeast Iceland

Ring Road 1 is closed by Stigá river, east of the farm Hnappavellir, Southeast Iceland, because of a collision between a truck and a van, Vísir reports. The accident occurred on a single-lane bridge over Stígá river.

One man is injured and rescue workers from Öræfi have managed to cut him loose from the car wreck. He is conscious, but there are no reports on his injuries.

The Icelandic Coast Guard helicopter is on its way to the site of the accident.

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