Two men died and another three were receiving treatment for serious injuries sustained during a collision between a car and two trucks on the Ioannina-Preveza highway in the area of Hani Terovou early on Wednesday.

According to initial reports, the vehicle collided with the first truck before both vehicles crashed with a second truck.

The vehicle's driver and passenger died during the accident while the truck drivers and a passenger on the second truck were transported to a local hospital.