Katraj, 29th December 2023: A multi-car collision occurred earlier today in the Katraj tunnel, bringing traffic to a halt as five cars collided within the confined space.
The mishap unfolded as vehicles traveling from Satara towards Mumbai were involved in a chain reaction accident. Preliminary reports suggest that the collision resulted from sudden braking within the tunnel, causing a domino effect involving five cars.
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Traffic police swiftly responded to the scene, taking charge of the situation and initiating efforts to clear the tunnel. The process of removing the damaged cars is currently underway, with authorities working to restore normal traffic flow in the affected area.
Unfortunately, amidst the collision, a woman sustained injuries and is receiving medical attention. The severity of her injuries is yet to be confirmed.