Cipularang Toll Road Again Eats Victims, This Time Accident 17 Cars Collision in a row – Boombastis

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Illustration of a car that collided in a row on the Cipularang toll road. [Sumber Gambar]


Cipularang Toll Road is an abbreviation of Cikampek, Purwakarta, and Padalarang. The toll road connects Purwakarta and Bandung Regencies. The existence of this toll road makes it easier, but drivers must be extra careful because accidents often occur on this route. Especially Km 90 to Km 100. The latest accidents on the Cipularang toll road are 17 cars in a row.

The characteristics of the road on this section are many long inclines from the direction of Jakarta, so the reverse flow is very low. However, not a few also link the accident on the Cipularang toll road with mystical things. What is the chronology of the 17 consecutive car crashes and why do accidents often occur on the Cipularang toll road? Check out the full review below.

17 cars crash in a row

Illustration of a car that collided in a row on the Cipularang toll road. [Sumber Gambar]

Another collision occurred on the Cipularang toll road, precisely Km 92 in the direction of Bandung to Jakarta on Sunday (26/6/2022) at 21.00 WIB. The accident involved 17 cars that collided in a row. Meanwhile, there were no fatalities, but 23 people suffered minor injuries and serious injuries. The victim was rushed to Abdul Radjak Hospital and Siloam Purwakarta Hospital. According to the latest information, it is known that the accident was suspected to have been caused by a bus that failed to brake and crashed into 17 cars in front of it. Now, the police are looking for the bus driver who allegedly fled.

The reason why accidents often occur on the Cipularang Toll Road

Illustration of a bus having an accident. [Sumber Gambar]
Illustration of a bus having an accident. [Sumber Gambar]

Cipularang toll road, especially Km 90 to Km 100, the condition of the road is mostly a downward turn due to the wind pattern. This is one of the factors that often occur accidents on the Cipularang toll road. Thus, motorists who pass through these toll roads must drive with greater caution and vigilance. In addition to road conditions, there are also factors human error or human error that caused the accident to occur. One of them is the driver tends to increase speed on the lane.

Accidents on the Cipularang toll road

Illustration of the Cipularang toll road. [Sumber Gambar]
Illustration of the Cipularang toll road. [Sumber Gambar]

This is not the first time a vehicle collision has occurred on the Cipularang toll road. There was an accident involving 21 vehicles on the Cipularang Km 91 toll road towards Jakarta in 2019. At that time, 9 people died and others were injured. In addition, there was also a collision of 10 vehicles on the Cipularang Km 91,400 toll road in 2017. This fateful incident killed 4 people and suffered minor and serious injuries.

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Drivers are advised to control the speed of the vehicle when passing through the Cipularang toll road, especially Km 90 to Km 100, because of the road conditions. Hopefully there will be no more accidents on the Cipularang toll road.