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Ring Road east of Selfoss town in S. Iceland closed due to accident

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  • Serious accident No information has been released about the accident which is described as "very serious". Photo/Óskar.

The Ring Road east of the town of Selfoss, at the farm Bitra has been closed due to a serious road accident early this morning. Travellers are being re-routed around the accident. People are asked to slow down and show caution. 

According to the Police in South Iceland all available first responders were dispatched to the site of the accident which is considered very serious. More than one person suffered injuries. No further information is available about the accident at this point. Police expects the road to remain closed for some time.

Some delays can be expected due to the accident. 

Traffic is being diverted to Villingaholtsvegur road (305) and Urriðafossvegur road (302). 


East of Selfoss The accident took place near the farm Bitra. Photo/


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