The police in the South-East report a frontal collision between a car and a garbage truck on county road 3346 in the area Slisleherad / Årlifossvegen near Notodden.
– A person is trapped in the car, and the fire brigade is working on liberation, the police write on Twitter.
Operations manager Espen Reite tells TV 2 that the man in the car is badly injured.
– The person has been released was taken to hospital. The air ambulance was canceled. He is described as seriously injured, but was conscious when he was transported away, Reite says.
The passenger in the garbage truck is taken to the emergency room with possible head injuries, the police further state. The driver of the garbage truck is also taken to the emergency room for a check.
The road will be closed for several hours due to the accident group’s investigations on the spot.