Tourists involved in serious car crash at Kirkjubæjarklaustur

Mbl.is/Jónas Erlendsson

Three tourists were seriously injured in a car accident east of Kirkjubæjarklaustur in East Iceland. It appears that one of the vehicles swerved on to the wrong side of the road and hit the other one head on. 

The three men are all in intensive care at the National University Hospital. One is from Taiwan born in 1983 and the other two are American, born 1986 and 1991. 

The accident was so serious that the road was closed for over four hours causing traffic blockages as there was no other way around it. 

Mbl.is/Jónas Erlendsson

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Exchange rates

USD USD 107.69 EUR EUR 125.10
GBP GBP 142.73 DKK DKK 16.79
NOK NOK 13.25 SEK SEK 12.21
CHF CHF 108.21 JPY JPY 0.97
ISK price of selected currencies, according to the official exchange rate of the Central Bank of Iceland. Updated daily.