A serious traffic accident occurred on Reykjanesbraut road in Hafnarfjörður, just south of Reykjavík, this afternoon, RÚV reports.
Police were escorting an ambulance from Keflavík when a police motor cycle and a car collided. Both drivers were injured and transported to hospital.
Several emergency vehicles were sent to the scene, both fire fighter trucks and ambulances. Reykjanesbraut road was closed in both directions between Lækjargata and Strandgata, but has been reopened.