All the lanes of the North Highway (A-1) at the height of Somosierra (Madrid) are already open to traffic, after the two multiple collisions that occurred early in the afternoon and in which they have been involved fifty vehicles and 36 people were injured, one serious and the rest mild.
As reported by the 112 of the Community of Madrid on its Twitter, the Civil Guard has reported the opening of the lanes in both directions "with all" enabled.
The two accidents have occurred at the height of the Madrid term of Somosierra, towards Irún, when a heavy snowstorm and hail fell, they have informed Efe Emergencias Comunidad de Madrid 112 and the Ministry of Public Works.
In accidents, which have occurred in a few minutes and in a stretch of less than a kilometer, have been involved fifty vehicles, including two trucks that have suffered a collision by reach at the point 93.400 kilometer, has indicated to Efe the General Directorate of Traffic.
Both accidents, which occurred shortly after two in the afternoon, forced the cutting of all lanes of the A-1 in the Irún direction, which caused kilometric delays from San Sebastián de los Reyes.
The first lanes began to reopen shortly after 18.30 in the direction of Burgos.
The serious wounded person is a 62-year-old woman who was transferred with thoracic trauma by a mobile ICU of Castilla y León Health to the hospital in Segovia, a spokesperson for Emergencies 112 Comunidad de Madrid has indicated to Efe.