One dead and several injured in Ticino coach accident
A 27-year-old woman has died and several more seriously injured after coach crashed into autoroute barriers in canton Ticino yesterday morning.
The German registered vehicle was taking a group of young pilgrims to Assisi - the birthplace of St Francis.
14 were injured, three of them seriously – including the driver.
One of the first people at the scene, a nurse who was travelling just behind, says it was horrific and many of the young passengers were panicking.
The cause of the accident is not known – police are investigating.