Chinese driver in Merida collides with crossing car due to confusion in new traffic lights


Mérida, Yucatán, November 1, 2021. – A motorist of Chinese origin caused a collision in the streets of downtown Mérida when she got confused with the green light of the pedestrian traffic light and processed to cross the intersection and hit a crossing vehicle.

The oriental woman was traveling on 62nd Street in a Mini Cooper and upon reaching the intersection with 49th, she confidently continued on her way and ran into a Jac truck whose driver lost control of the steering wheel, got on the sidewalk, and knocked down the traffic light pole.

The Chinese driver and the people in the other vehicle got out of the cars under their own and were treated by paramedics from the Ministry of Public Security.

A problem arose because the foreigners did not speak Spanish, so they had to find a Mandarin translator. Finally, the driver accepted her responsibility.

Last you another Chinese driver crashed with a public transport bus on Republica Korea Ave

A Chinese citizen, who is visiting the city, was involved in an accident in afternoon, in the streets of the San Carlos subdivision, in the north of the city, paradoxically on the Republic of Korea Avenue.

Ciudadano chino choca en la avenida República Corea en Mérida – Yucatan  Ahora

The driver from Asia was driving a Toyota Sienna with Mexico City license plates, which crashed into a bus on the Rapidos de Mérida line, Itzimná route, which was driven by 38-year-old trucker José LCL.

The Chinese citizen, Kenny MZ, 62, was traveling on Republic of Korea Avenue with Chamber of Commerce Avenue, when at approximately 6 in the afternoon he collided with the aforementioned bus, without any injuries being reported.


The Yucatan Post