An accident occurred at the exit on the expressway at Campanário, towards Funchal-Ribeira Brava. Ribeira Brava firefighters were mobilized to the scene, with eight elements and three ambulances.
The accident occurred around 6:10 p.m. and caused high material damage in at least one light vehicle, as can be seen in the leading photograph that illustrates this article. The image, authored by Élvio Nóbrega, was published on social networks.
Further details of this incident are not known, including the state of possible injuries, although three ambulances have been deployed to the site.