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Fatal Car Accident in West Iceland

By Iceland Review

death-announcementsAn elderly woman died in a car accident in the rural Skorradalur in west Iceland on Saturday afternoon. According to information from the police in Borgarnes, the car she was driving overturned on the road between Indriðastaðir and Hreppslaug.

The woman’s husband, who was sitting in the passenger seat, was taken to the Landspítali national hospital in Reykjavík with a Coast Guard helicopter but his condition is not known, Morgunblaðið reports.

The Road Accident Investigation Group will investigate the accident. It appears that the woman lost control of the vehicle in loose gravel. Her name cannot be revealed at this point.

This is the fourth fatal traffic accident in Iceland this year.

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