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Three injured in Playa del Carmen roadway accident

Playa del Carmen, Q.R. — A strong two-vehicle collision in Playa del Carmen has left one vehicle destroyed and three motorists injured.

The accident happened Tuesday along Playa del Carmen Boulevard near Arco Vial when a small SUV crashed into the rear of a car. The car was projected forward into the central boulevard. Two seniors riding in the back of the car were injured.

From the collision, a total of three people were left with injuries. One of the injured was trapped inside a vehicle and required firemen to free them using the jaws of life. All three, including the driver of the mini-SUV, were taken to hospital.

The car that was hit was from the state of Yucatan and was carrying national visitors to the area for the long weekend.