Beat took place during the night, at km 161, and there is no forecast for the release of the highway
*A serious accident involving two trucks completely prohibits traffic on the BR-381, in Governador Valadares, in the Vale do Rio Doce region.
According to the Federal Highway Police (PRF), the vehicles collided head-on and the driver of one of the vehicles died instantly, while another was seriously injured.
The accident happened around 3:55 am and until 7:00 am of this January 1st, at km 161, and until 11:00 am of this Saturday, there is still any forecast of release of the highway in either direction.
The PRF also informed that there are alternative routes to the highway passing through the Industrial District or Santa Rita neighborhood and advises that drivers use GPS to get out of the congestion.
*Updated at 11am