An accident involving the transport of dangerous goods near Kirchheim paralyzed the A99 on Friday morning.
- At around 7.15 a.m. on Friday, July 30th, there was a rear-end collision with two semi-trailers involved on the A99 towards Salzburg at the Kirchheim junction.
According to the traffic police, an Italian trailer truck hit the rear of another foreign trailer truck out of inattention.
The damaged semitrailer was a transport of dangerous goods.
Due to leaking liquids, the route towards Salzburg had to be closed.
According to the fire brigade operations center, the dangerous goods load is sodium hydroxide.
The substance dissolves in water to form caustic soda.
Accident on the 99 near Munich: Police advise to drive around the area extensively
The cleaning work will take several hours, reports the police.
There is no danger to the population.
The traffic will initially be diverted at the Aschheim junction.
The amount of property damage cannot yet be estimated.
There were no injuries.
The Hohenbrunn traffic police asks road users to bypass the A99 in the direction of Salzburg for the next few hours.
Further information follows.
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