MIL OSI Translation. Region: Germany / Deutschland –
Source: Swiss Canton of Uri – news in German
August 1, 2020
Media release No. 138/2020
On Friday, July 31, 2020, shortly before 6 p.m., a cyclist from Wassen drove on the Gotthardstrasse towards Gurtnellen. Shortly after the village of Wassen, in a right turn, he touched the curb with his bike and fell. The bicycle handlebar injured himself slightly and was transferred to the cantonal hospital by the Uri ambulance service. There was little damage to property on the bike.
A First Responder from the Gotthard damage department, the Uri emergency services and the Uri cantonal police were deployed.
On Friday, July 31, 2020, shortly after 7 p.m., a motorcycle with a Bernese license plate drove on the Sustenpassstrasse towards Wassen. In the area of the “Kronstollen” the motorcycle handlebar collided with a railing post due to a lack of attention. The motorcyclist was seriously injured in the collision and had to be transferred to the Uri Cantonal Hospital. The property damage amounts to around CHF 17,000.
The Uri emergency services, the civil engineering office, a private towing service and the Uri cantonal police were deployed.
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