A traffic accident occurred on the A1 shortly after 5.45 p.m. on Sunday evening. A 22-year-old was heading towards Zurich when he hit Hagenbuch ZH for unknown reasons against the trailer of a delivery van that was in a bulge in a bulge next to the breakdown strip. His 29-year-old passenger was caught in the car, the Zurich cantonal police wrote in a message. The woman had to be rescued by the fire department.
The 29-year-old was seriously injured and was taken to the hospital with the ambulance after the first aid. The handlebar suffered minor injuries. The three occupants of the delivery vehicle were standing next to the vehicle at the time of the accident and were not injured.
In the late Sunday afternoon (29.3.2020) a woman was seriously injured and a man was slightly injured on the A1 in the municipal area of Hagenbuch in a traffic accident.https://t.co/vEsmnNwsmi#KapoZH #Hagenbuch pic.twitter.com/V1RCYfDoAE
– Zurich Cantonal Police (@KapoZuerich) March 29, 2020
Due to the collision, part of the A1 had to be blocked for several hours. The cantonal police are now investigating the cause of the accident in cooperation with the Winterthur / Unterland public prosecutor.