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Russian, 60, banned from driving after Gotthard Tunnel U-turn

National News // June 22, 2020

A 60-year-old Russian has been banned from driving in Switzerland after he performed a U-turn in the Gotthard Tunnel. 

Unsplash Russian, 60, banned from driving after Gotthard Tunnel U-turn

Police in canton Uri say there were 4 people in the car on Saturday afternoon when the driver took the wrong turn at the northern exit and was heading in the direction of approaching traffic. 

Nearby vehicles stopped to allow the car to turn. 

Police later caught up with the car and banned the driver from continuing. 

 

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