It was confirmed that a man in his 40s, who was found dead on an automobile-only road in Jinju, Gyeongsangnam-do on the 12th, died after being thrown into the opposite lane and hit by three passing cars in a single accident.

According to the Jinju Police Station today (13th), Mr. A, in his 40s, was found dead on an automobile-only road in Ihyeon-dong, Jinju at around 6:15 a.m. the previous day. The car he was driving hit a road barrier and a median and was thrown into the opposite lane. It has been figured out.

He was later struck by three oncoming cars while lying on the road.

The police confirmed the details of the accident in the black box of Mr. A's vehicle.

The driver in his 50s who first hit Mr. A, who had fallen, left the scene, and the other two stopped the car on one side immediately after the collision and reported it to the police.

They told the police, 'When the accident happened, I thought I hit an animal and didn't know it was a person.'

A police official said, “We plan to conduct additional investigations into the drivers who hit and passed Mr. A before deciding whether or not to book them.”

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