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Father burned in rescuing daughter, 1, from car on fire

National News // July 10, 2020

A father and his one-year old daughter have been seriously injured after their car caught fire in canton Nidwalden. 

Unsplash Father burned in rescuing daughter, 1, from car on fire

His three-year-old son was also in the car, but managed to escape. 

The family were on a trip to a farm in Emmetten. The two children were in the car when it burst into flames. 

The boy got out, and the father rescued his daughter, being burned himself. 

The one-year-old was helicoptered to hospital. 

Investigations into why the car caught fire are now under way. 

 

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