A car crashed into a petrol station in Dong Da District, Hanoi on Friday night, injuring at least eight people waiting to fill up their tanks.
The incident happened at around 10:15 pm at the station on Lang Street.
The car, numbered 30H-758XX, hit the pump hard enough to cause it to tilt, but thankfully no damage involving fuel was caused.
|A car crashed into a gas station on Lang Street in Dong Da District, Hanoi, August 12, 2022. Photo: Ha Quan / Tuoi Tre|
At least eight people were injured, including two employees of the station.
The police have identified the car driver as 35-year-old Ngo Cong Han, hailing from northern Bac Ninh Province and residing in Hanoi's Thanh Oai District.
|This supplied photo shows Ngo Cong Han, who crashed his car into a gas station on Lang Street in Dong Da District, Hanoi, August 12, 2022.|
Han told officers that he consumed some beer and was driving home right before the incident.
A measurement result showed Han’s breath alcohol concentration was 0.9mg per liter, well above Vietnam’s 0.0mg limit, at the time of the incident.