Austrian woman dies in a head-on collision on Ponte Nova de Portimão

Traffic is cut, in both directions

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A 73-year-old Austrian woman died in a head-on collision between two cars on the morning of Monday, 5 July, at Ponte Nova do Arade, on the EN125, in Portimão. 

Ao Sul Informação, A source from the Algarve Regional Command for Civil Protection said that the accident had resulted in two minor injuries, both Portuguese, and that they were transported to the Hospital in Portimão.

Traffic is cut off in both directions.

There are 20 operational and 9 vehicles at the site, from the Fire Department, INEM, Red Cross and GNR.