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Man killed on A1 changing tyre

National News // April 4, 2019

A man was killed on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon while changing a tyre on the hard shoulder.

pixabay Man killed on A1 changing tyre

The 24-year-old died in hospital after being hit by a passing car near Oberbüren in Sankt Gallen.

Another man, a 50-year-old, is seriously injured.

Police say the older man was driving the minibus when it had a puncture. The dead man was a passenger who offered to help.

An investigation has been launched.

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