Wuxi Elevated Rollover Causes 3 Deaths and 2 Injuries

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 Wuxi Elevated Rollover Causes 3 Deaths and 2 Injuries


On October 12, more than 5 p.m., Xia Zhengxing, director of Wuxi Transport Bureau, was weary in his office chair. Faced with surging journalists, Xia Zhengxing confessed that he had not slept for two days or nights.

He said that on the night of the accident, he had been on the spot to help deal with it, and since then he had been meeting with experts. Xia Zhengxing pointed to a bunch of announcements on the table. There will be another meeting tomorrow and the day after tomorrow.

On the evening of the previous 10 th, when Huadeng was first put on, a rollover occurred on the viaduct deck of a section of Xigang Road, 312 National Highway, Wuxi City. Several cars on the bridge rolled down with the deck, and three cars under the bridge were pressed.

Peng Mei news reporter learned from people familiar with the accident, when two Su B licensed trucks passed through the bridge deck, the front car passed, the rear car rolled over with the bridge deck, the truck drivers head was injured, and is still in rescue.

According to Wuxi official report, the accident caused three deaths in two cars under the viaduct. It was also reported publicly that one of the three deceased had a mother and daughter and a single father.

There is also an empty car, the owner of which is a businessman from other provinces. Pengchao News reporter learned from the nearby hotel that the owner of the empty car had just checked into the hotel, ready to order food, only to hear a loud noise outside the door, his car was smashed to the rear of the spare tire.

Rectification

According to Wuxi News, Lou Qinjian, Secretary of the Jiangsu Provincial Party Committee, gave instructions immediately after the accident on the evening of 10, organized rescue as soon as possible, ascertained the cause of the accident, cited one example against another, and strictly guarded against similar problems.

Fei Gaoyun, vice governor of Jiangsu Province, rushed from Nanjing to Wuxi that evening. Wuxi TV showed that Fei Gaoyun, Li Xiaomin, Secretary of the Wuxi Municipal Party Committee, and Huang Qin, mayor, all appeared on the scene that evening, and set up a site headquarters in a nearby hotel to discuss the plan.

According to Wuxi TV, mayor Huang Qin led a team to inspect several over limit monitoring stations in Wuxi the next day.

Huang Qin saw that the dregs truck of an engineering company was unloading the dregs due to overloading at the lakeside monitoring station of 342 provincial highway. He said that we should increase the exposure of illegal acts to serve as a warning to deter one side and educate one side.

Huang Qin emphatically named 100-ton King, demanding to strengthen the investigation and punishment of 100-ton King vehicles, find out the source of 100-ton King vehicle loading units and transport enterprises, and ensure that 100% of the investigation and punishment is in place.

Hundred Tons King is the nickname of the seriously overloaded truck. Pengchao News reporter learned from people familiar with the accident that on the night of the accident, two vehicles passing through the bridge deck belonged to Wuxi Successful Transport Co., Ltd. on the same day, they also pulled goods from a wharf in Jiangyin to the urban area of Wuxi. Among them, the accident vehicle loads about 40 tons, but pulled more than 140 tons of cargo. The front car is even worse. The actual load is about 20 tons more than the accident car.

Reflect

The rollover accident of Wuxi viaduct deck caused the vibration of traffic system in Jiangsu and even the whole country. For example, on the evening of the 10th, the rescue of the Wuxi accident scene had just been carried out, and the next-door Suzhou immediately began an emergency operation.

According to the Suzhou News Network, at 9 p.m. on the 10th, the Suzhou Transportation Bureau held an emergency meeting and made an emergency deployment to formulate the Suzhou Highway and Bridge Safety Hidden Danger Investigation Program.

At the same time, the leading group of the Bureau led a team to organize personnel to carry out law enforcement actions on overloaded highways overnight on the same day to further curb illegal acts of overloaded transportation.

Peng Mei, a journalist from Jiangsu Transport Department, learned that on November 11, Jiangsu Zhichao held an emergency meeting and pointed out that controlling vehicles and sources is the most important task in the current work of overtaking control.

On the morning of the 12th, Jiangsu Provincial Department of Transportation held a teleconference. Director Lu Yongquan deployed and arranged transportation safety work.

The meeting pointed out that the current situation in Jiangsu is still grim. With the full implementation of entrance weighing, a large number of overloaded vehicles will be transferred to low-grade, wide-ranging, easy-to-escape trunk roads and rural highway networks.

The surging news noted that in addition to stressing the need to maintain a high-pressure situation in an all-round way, the meeting also mentioned some specific measures.

For example, we should not only investigate and deal with overloaded vehicles, but also impose strict penalties on the enterprises at the source of freight, and implement the main responsibility of the enterprises at the source.

We should actively explore such systems as electronic cargo waybill and weighing at the source of enterprises, and enhance the means of source control.

In addition, we should build and improve off-site forensics facilities, use dynamic weighing detection data and toll station weighing data to implement off-site law enforcement on illegal overloaded vehicles, and improve the efficiency of investigation and punishment.

investigation

After the on-site rescue and cleaning work, the investigation of the cause of the accident started. According to the official announcement of Wuxi, Wuxi set up a traffic accident investigation team, and invited five experts to conduct a comprehensive accident investigation.

Xia Zhengxing, Director-General of Wuxi Transportation Bureau, told Peng Mei reporters that he was deeply distressed by the accident and that the most important thing at present was the handling of the accident. He said that the investigation of the accident is still under way. On the morning of the 12th, Wuxi City Transportation Bureau held an emergency meeting to tackle the super-emergency. The meeting demanded that we should raise our ideological awareness and take a highly responsible attitude towards the people to do a good job in the work of overtaking control of highways. In the afternoon of December 12, Wuxi released that the expert group hired by the investigation team had collected relevant information and carried out technical level analysis, which would eventually lead to a technical analysis report. At the same time, the investigation team will analyze the progress of the investigation according to the technical reasons, and conduct in-depth investigation on the causes and responsibilities of the accident-related management level. Relevant findings will be released to the public in time. Source: Pengyang News Author: Yuan Jies Responsible Editor: Su Bingyong_NBJ9980

Xia Zhengxing, Director-General of Wuxi Transportation Bureau, told Peng Mei reporters that he was deeply distressed by the accident and that the most important thing at present was the handling of the accident. He said that the investigation of the accident is still under way.

On the morning of the 12th, Wuxi City Transportation Bureau held an emergency meeting to tackle the super-emergency. The meeting demanded that we should raise our ideological awareness and take a highly responsible attitude towards the people to do a good job in the work of overtaking control of highways.

In the afternoon of December 12, Wuxi released that the expert group hired by the investigation team had collected relevant information and carried out technical level analysis, which would eventually lead to a technical analysis report.

At the same time, the investigation team will analyze the progress of the investigation according to the technical reasons, and conduct in-depth investigation on the causes and responsibilities of the accident-related management level. Relevant findings will be released to the public in time.