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Man dies after car crashed and explodes on A9

National News // Feb. 20, 2018

A 34 year old driver has died after his car crashed and exploded on the A9 autoroute near Villeneuve in canton Vaud.

Pixabay Man dies after car crashed and explodes on A9

Police say they don’t know why the man lost control of his car. It hit a wall after careering off the road and burst into flames. The man was trapped inside.

Fellow motorists tried to free him, but were beaten back by the flames.

The victim was a French national living in Valais.

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