The main reason of this accident was the fact that 5) the driver ignored the speed limit. In addition, the weather was very bad and the road was very slippery. Another cause was the fact that the car brakes failed.
CASUALTIES and DAMAGE
There was no fatalities. Only one of the drivers 6) suffered in the accident. At first it looked as if he was dead. But soon we realized that he was just unconscious. 7) One of the passengers of the lorry called the ambulance. The paramedics arrived at the scene of the accident very quickly and immediately tried to help the victims. 8) They took the driver who was in a coma to the hospital. Although two vehicles took part in this accident, only one of them was completely destroyed. What is more, the lorry was slightly damaged and 9) the second car had only a scratch.