A road drama took place near La Roche-sur-Yon in Vendée, on the A 87 motorway, in the direction of Angers, on Monday, shortly before 10 a.m. It involved a heavy goods vehicle and three cars .
According to West France, a 93-year-old woman wanted to turn around and ended up in the wrong direction on the highway. It then collided with vehicles coming in front. The driver is dead. Three people were injured, including one, aged 44, who was in an absolute emergency. A gendarmerie investigation was opened to further determine the circumstances of this serious accident.
The A 87 motorway has been completely cut off from traffic. A 2 km stopper formed in the direction of Angers at the end of the morning, the daily indicates.