The accident happened between the exit and the driveway Waasmunster in the direction of Antwerp. For a reason still unknown, three vehicles heavily with each other in a collision. One car ended up then against the concrete median. The driver ran hereby life-threatening injuries and was pinched in the wreck. The called fire brigade of Waasmunster was very fast on the spot and could be the woman soon free, after which the resuscitation was started. The victim was in extremely critical condition to the hospital.
A second vehicle ended up on its side. The driver of them ran less serious injuries. A third vehicle, with a young family on board, arrived in the emergency lane to stop.
the accident was the highway in the direction of Antwerp is fully obstructed. The traffic was by the police diverted via the exit and then via the driveway along the accident was diverted. A verkeersdeskundige came on site to determine the cause of the accident to find out.