Society

Three people in hospital after serious Tórshavn crash

Three people were taken to The National Hospital (Landssjúkrahúsið) after a two-car head-on crash just outside Tórshavn (Sandvíkarhjalla) last night.

Three people were taken to The National Hospital (Landssjúkrahúsið) after a two-car head-on crash just outside Tórshavn (Sandvíkarhjalla) last night, reports Faroese news outlet Portal.fo.

Faroe Islands Police, Tórshavn Fire Brigade and the National Ambulance Service were called to the scene for a serious collision shortly after 8 p.m. last night, and traffic was diverted for around two hours at the scene of the crash.

One person was trapped inside one of the vehicles and had to be cut free by firefighters.

The severity of the injuries is unknown at this time, states Faroe Islands Police.

Most Popular

Local.fo

Local.fo is the only English-language newspaper in the Faroe Islands reporting Faroese news exclusively.

The Local.fo website was launched in January 2018 and the printed edition was first published in June 2018.

Advertise with us

Local.fo, via its printed edition and this website, reaches over 40,000 readers every month.

We are happy to offer you competitive prices on a variety of print and online advertising options.

Click here for more information.

Contact us

Address
Grønlandsvegur 38 – Tórshavn, FO-100 – Faroe Islands

Editor-in-chief: 
Jens Hákun Leo – [email protected]

Press releases/news tips:
[email protected]

© Local.fo | Grønlandsvegur 38 | FO-100 Tórshavn | Faroe Islands

To Top