At around 10:50 on the night of the 19th, a delivery trailer collided with a tank lorry near Jukam Rest Area on the Gyeongbu Expressway in the Busan direction.
A fire broke out in the accident and the delivery trailer driver was found dead.
The tanker driver was also seriously injured and taken to the hospital.
It is known that the tank lorry was not loaded with oil at the time of the accident.
Fire officials are using chemical vehicles to extinguish the fire.
(Photo = provided by reader Young-Hoon Song, Yonhap News)