Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A driver who is alleged to have blown through a marked intersection was left injured. The driver was injured after failing to stop and being hit by another vehicle.
Transit authorities were at the scene along with paramedics from the Playa del Carmen fire department in response to the accident. The two vehicle crunch happened around 1:00 p.m. between a van and a pickup truck at the intersection of 23 South and 75 Streets.
Preliminary information says the driver of the van failed to stop at the marked intersection, causing the collision. He was hit in the passenger side by a large public service truck that crushed the van’s door and popped at least two windows.
Both drivers were treated for minor injuries at a Playa del Carmen hospital.