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Laborious rescue to save a truck driver trapped after suffering an accident in Baells

One person has been injured in a traffic accident that occurred on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday on the N-230 road, at the height of the municipality of Baells (region of La Litera), specifically at kilometer point 46,500. A truck was involved in the event, which has gone off the road and overturnedaccording to Civil Guard sources.

The driver is trapped in the cabin. The release tasks have lasted two and a half hours. Members of the Benabarre park, belonging to the Provincial Rescue and Fire Extinction Service of the Huesca Provincial Council, have participated in the operation, with the support of personnel from Barbastro and the Chief of Intervention.

The Diputación has informed that the notice has been received at 3:40 and the rescue has concluded at 6:10. In addition to the firefighters, Civil Guard agents and health workers from 061 have participated in the operation. Despite the complexity of the rescue, the trucker has only been slightly injuredthey have affirmed from the Huesca Command.

Last week there was also a truck accident. in which the work to release the driver lasted more than 7 hours. It happened on the A-138, near the town of Camporrotuno (Sobrarbe region), when a trailer truck with a tanker left the road. The driver and sole occupant of the truck was trapped inside.

The firefighters had to disassemble elements of the cabin to be able to remove it, in addition to enabling the necessary spaces to attend to it, in a rescue that they themselves described as complex and laborious. In this case, professionals from the Boltaña and Barbastro parks intervened, along with 061, the Civil Traffic Guard, Civil Protection and maintenance workers from the Sobrarbe region.

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