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Driver dies in tunnel crash in Obwalden

National News // May 24, 2017

A 49 year old driver has died after crashing into a truck in the Sachseln tunnel in canton Obwalden.

Kapo OB Driver dies in tunnel crash in Obwalden

The accident happened yesterday evening. The driver died on the spot – the truck driver was unharmed.

Police are investigating how the vehicles collided head on in the two lane tunnel in which the lanes are clearly marked.

The tunnel was closed for 5 hours. 

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