Following a serious accident, the N42 Europaweg has been closed to traffic in both directions between the intersection ‘t Voske in Zottegem and restaurant ‘t Parksken in Oosterzele. Two victims were seriously injured in the accident.
Of Zottegem mayor Evelien De Both (N-VA) monitors the situation and informs that it concerns an accident involving two cars. “Three victims were rescued by our fire services. Two victims were taken to UZ Gent with serious injuries. One victim was transferred to the EZ Sint Elisabeth for further medical care. The N42 is blocked in both directions from the De Vos intersection to the border with Oosterzele, for the time being until an indefinite period of time.”