Truck Full of Wine Tips on the A2 Freeway in Thick Fog

An accident on the A2 freeway near Nieuwegein towards Utrecht has left a truck full of wine tipped on its side on the A2 freeway. Sources say thick fog was to blame, the road became unclear in front of the driver.Β 

Severe weather increases the driving danger

The KNMI has issued a code yellow warning for all provinces except Groningen, Drenthe, and Friesland. If you’re on your way to Eindhoven you will likely experience heavy traffic. Schipol airport has also delayed some flights due to code yellow.

As you can see below, reported by Rijkswaterstaat Traffic, the fog made driving conditions precarious at best. The A15 and the A27 are the recommended detours to avoid delays. Traffic in the North is also bad with a collision in Limburg on the A2 near Echt.

Where did the wine truck tip over?

The incident on the A2, at the Niewegein-Zuid exit, has delayed traffic since 06:00 this morning. Rush-hour lanes on the A27 at Houten and the A2 at Maasbracht are closed due to low visibility in surveillance cameras. The same goes for the A50 Apeldoorn-Arnhem and the A2 in South Limburg.

wine truck on the A2 freeway tips over

Drive safely, make sure you have good visibility when changing lanes. Did you drive by the accident?Β 

Image: Traffic Network NL
Header Image: Rijkswaterstaat Verkeersinformatie‏

Jesse Rintoul
I'm a 24-year-old writer living in Amsterdam, pursuing videography and media. The coffee I am drinking in my profile picture is a black coffee.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Related posts

Latest posts

It’s the final countdown: NS tests out new timers for trains

NS is testing out countdown timers at train stations, so people can know exactly how much time they have left until their train leaves....

Penis plant comes to bloom for first time in 24 years β€” smells like ‘rotting flesh’

All hail the penis plant gods! After a 24 year wait, Hortus Botanicus in Leiden is celebrating the possible bloom of a very rare...

Homeless man dies after teenagers push him in front of tram in The Hague

A 39-year-old homeless man was hit and killed by a tram at the Anthony Fokkersingel stop in The Hague on Monday evening. According to...

The latest Dutch news.
In your inbox.