Tourists injured after a traffic accident on the Mérida-Tetiz highway

(Photo: Yucatan al instante)

Mérida, Yucatan, (January 6, 2021).- A taxi driver was involved in a strong collision when hitting another vehicle on the Mérida-Tetiz highway, on Tuesday, January 4th. A family from Rosarito, Baja California was traveling in the Avanza taxi cab, and one of them ended up in the hospital.

Despite the fact that the operator of the taxi with economic No. 0537 from the FUTV, explained to the authorities that the Chevrolet Beat compact vehicle left the gas station and invaded the lane at very low speed, so he could not avoid hitting it from behind. The taxi driver had no choice but to request support from his insurance company, and the driver of the compact with Yucatan license plate number ZBD-815C, who was unharmed.

(Photo: Yucatan al instante)

Of course, one of the visitors from Baja California, who had come to enjoy the beaches of Celestún, identified as 42-year-old Gracia Soltero, had a cervical sprain, for which they had to put a collar on her and take her to assess in a hospital of this Yucatecan capital.

The road accident occurred on Tuesday, January 4th, shortly after 3 in the afternoon and it mobilized paramedics from the Y-10 ambulance of the Ministry of Public Security, state police agents, and members of the National Guard.