The drivers of both trucks, a Russian citizen born in 1977 and a Latvian citizen born in 1956, died in the crash that occurred in the municipality of Kalvarija at 6:51 a.m., according to Renatas Siaurusaitis, spokesman for Marijampole County Police.

The police are investigating the accident.

Traffic in both directions on the Via Baltica section was shut down after the crash.