Rotkreuz, 04.05.2021

Single-vehicle accident due to medical problem

A motorist drove into a parked car following medical problems. The man has to be extracted from his car, was taken to hospital for checks.

The accident occurred on Saturday morning (1 May 2021), shortly after 09:45, at the Ökihof in the municipality of Rotkreuz. A 57-year-old motorist suffered a medical problem while he was looking for a free parking space, and crashed into a parked car at low speed.

People rushed to the aid of the injured man, and had to smash a car window in order to get him out of the vehicle. They then looked after the man until the emergency services arrived.

The 57-year-old, who was uninjured in the accident, was taken to hospital for checks. His driver's license was taken from him and sent to administrative authority (Road Traffic Office).

Self-accident due to medical problem