Another person has died on Ruta 32, according to the Judicial Investigation Organization.
The victim was identified as a 70-year-old woman who was traveling toward San José.
The mishap took place at noon near the Zurquí tunnel, said the
agency. The vehicle in which the woman was a passenger crossed the centerline and collided with an ambulance going the other way. Vehicles behind the ambulance also became involved in the collision.
Two persons died about 1 p.m. Sunday in approximately the same spot when a car slid out of control and into the path of a truck. Killed were a couple in their 80s. Their son was the driver.