USA military vehicle runs into civilian car in Lithuania

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USA military vehicle runs into civilian car in Lithuania

Photo by: Romas Sadauskas-Kvietkevičius

(VILNIUS) – A vehicle of USA NATO troops collided into a civilian automobile in Marijampole, southwestern Lithuania, on Tuesday, leaving three female passengers of the automobile injured, reports LETA/ BNS.

The accident occurred at about 12:54 p.m. (local time) on Tuesday. Lithuania’s military said the military vehicle Hummer was leaving a side road when it failed to yield to VW Passat and ran into it. Three passengers of the VW Passat injured during the crash received immediate medical assistance from the USA troops and were taken to hospital for further medical attention. Their injuries were not life threatening.

The troops involved in the accident serve in the Minnesota National Guard 2nd Battalion and currently take part in the Iron Wolf 2017 training in Lithuania.

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