Around 10pm last night a serious accident occurred between two cars in via Latina, in Paola, a few meters before the entrance to state road 18. For reasons still under investigation, a Fiat Panda and a Fiat Punto collided. Five people were involved, three injured people were taken to hospital in Cosenza. No one would be in danger of their lives. The firefighters arrived on site from the local detachment, then the Scalea traffic police and the 118 personnel. In particular, the firefighters took steps to free the occupants of a vehicle who had remained trapped there.