Posted on12. June 2022, 22:32
The 46-year-old drove his Peugeot into the oncoming lane and collided with the vehicle. The man was seriously injured, and the couple in a properly moving car also needed medical attention.
The Peugeot driver had to fly to the hospital from Rega
The 46-year-old suffered serious injuries and had to be transported to a hospital with Regia.
A couple in a correctly driving car suffered moderate injuries. He was also taken to hospital.
Shortly after 6:30 PM on Sunday evening, two vehicles collided in a head-on collision near Mönchaltorf ZH. According to preliminary findings from the Zurich canton police, the 46-year-old driver traveled from Esslingen to Mönchaltorf. He ran left into an oncoming lane and collided with a correctly moving car.
The 46-year-old suffered serious injuries and had to be transported to a hospital with Regia. The prosecutor ordered him to have a blood and urine test. He traveled without a driver’s license.
A couple in a properly moving car – a 79-year-old woman and an 82-year-old man – were moderately injured and also had to be taken to hospital by ambulance.
In addition to the Zurich cantonal police, the See / Oberland prosecutor’s office, the Mönchaltorf fire brigade, the Regio 144 ambulance doctor, two ambulances from the hospital in Uster, an ambulance from the hospital in Männedorf, REGA and a private towage company were on duty.
All those who can provide relevant information about the course of the accident, especially those who traveled in the black seat and initially helped the injured, please contact the Zurich Canton Police, Hinwil road base, tel. 044 938 85 00.