Fog leads to vehicle pile-up on Noida Expressway

Poor visibility owing to fog led to a nine vehicle pile-up on the Noida Expressway in the wee hours on Tuesday.

Updated: Dec 20, 2011, 11:43 AM IST

Noida: Poor visibility owing to fog led to a
nine vehicle pile-up on the Noida Expressway in the wee hours
on Tuesday.

The incident took place near Sector 132 on Pari Chowk to
Noida stretch when a truck hit a car around 3.00 am, police said.

The badly damaged car and truck remained on the road.
Around 5 am when visibility became almost zero on the
expressway, vehicle after vehicle collided with the truck.

While some vehicle drivers drove away, around nine badly
damaged cars were still on the expressway beside the truck.

Police teams have reached the site and are clearing the
damaged vehicles from the road besides diverting traffic from
the stretch.

PTI