A serious traffic accident occurred this afternoon on the Ring Road, near Hella, South Iceland, when a car rolled over, RÚV reports. There were three people in the vehicle. One of them, who is seriously injured, was transported by the Icelandic Coast Guard helicopter to Landspítali National University Hospital. The other two were taken by ambulance.
The Ring Road was closed around 2 pm for an unspecified length of time while police work at the scene. Traffic has been redirected to a detour through Landvegur road.