Three men were transported to a hospital in a light condition. The seven other victims of the accident are unharmed.
A bus carrying musicians from the rap group PNL overturned on the A11 motorway near Vair-sur-Loire (Loire-Atlantique) on Sunday, causing three minor injuries.
The accident occurred around 7:30 a.m. on the A11 motorway in the Paris-Nantes direction. According to a statement from the fire department, the bus was carrying ten people and was “alone in the ditch”. A photo shows him lying on his right side against an embankment.
“Three men in their thirties were transported to the Ancenis hospital center in a light condition and seven other victims were left unharmed,” the statement said.
“A problem with the driver”
According to the Loire-Atlantique gendarmerie, which confirms information from West France, the bus registered in Germany was transporting musicians from the rap group PNL, which is due to perform on Sunday evening at the Zenith in Nantes. The concert was however maintained.
“It could be a problem related to the driver, of French nationality. An investigation is underway,” added the gendarmes. The right lane of the highway was cut for more than 2 hours. In total, forty firefighters and twenty machines were mobilized.