Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Man in wheelchair dies in Rhine River

Nov. 19, 2019, 9:16 a.m.
A man in a wheelchair died yesterday when he fell into the Rhine River in Basel.
Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Drivers told they have to stop in case of animal hit

Nov. 18, 2019, 10:14 a.m.
Police are warning drivers it’s illegal not to report a collision with a wild animal.
Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Rush hour chaos around Bern and Zurich

Nov. 14, 2019, 8:52 a.m.
A perfect storm of train delays and road accidents caused havoc during rush hour yesterday evening between Bern and Z...
Police in hospital after gun discharges at station

Police in hospital after gun discharges at station

Nov. 13, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Two Schaffhausen cantonal police officers are in hospital after a service weapon discharged in a police station.
Hang glider dead after mid-air crash

Hang glider dead after mid-air crash

Oct. 29, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
One hang glider is dead after two flyers crashed into each other while in the air.
Elderly driver crashes prized corvette in town centre

Elderly driver crashes prized corvette in town centre

Oct. 28, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
An 87-year-old man crashed his prized red corvette into a bank on Saturday morning in the centre of Schwyz.
Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Drivers who see an accident and don't stop could face jail

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:15 a.m.
The motoring organization the TCS is warning drivers who fail to stop to offer help if they see an accident on the ro...
Woman dies after being hit by tram

Woman dies after being hit by tram

Oct. 23, 2019, 9:06 a.m.
A woman has been killed after being hit by a Basel tram. 
Speed limit reevaluation possible for Vevey to Montreux stretch

Speed limit reevaluation possible for Vevey to Montreux stretch

Oct. 22, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
The speed limit on a section of A9 autoroute between Vevey and Montreux is again under scrutiny after a truck overtur...
Two teens badly burned after spray can and matches explosion

Two teens badly burned after spray can and matches explosion

Oct. 21, 2019, 9:23 a.m.
Two teenage boys are in hospital with serious burns after an explosion in their cellar in Olten in canton Solothurn o...
Car, tram and bus in major crash in Basel

Car, tram and bus in major crash in Basel

Oct. 14, 2019, 9:11 a.m.
17 people had to be treated in hospital after a major crash between a car, a bus and a tram in Basel. 
Woman killed in A1 autoroute accident

Woman killed in A1 autoroute accident

Oct. 10, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
An accident on the A1 autoroute near Morges yesterday morning caused havoc all day.
Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Train passengers stuck on late night platform

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:44 a.m.
Hundreds of train passengers were stuck at around Vevey on Wednesday night when services were halted when a person wa...
Two aircraft accidents kill four over weekend

Two aircraft accidents kill four over weekend

Aug. 26, 2019, 9:04 a.m.
A total of four people died over the weekend and one seriously injured in separate air accidents.
Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Dutch car crash closes Gotthard Tunnel

Aug. 20, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
The Gotthard Tunnel was closed for several hours yesterday afternoon after three vehicles crashed.
Car hits military vehicle, killing two

Car hits military vehicle, killing two

Aug. 12, 2019, 9:09 a.m.
Two people are dead and four more seriously injured after a major accident on the A1 autoroute in canton Sankt Gallen...
Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Zurich train station holds minute silence for freak accident

Aug. 9, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
A minute’s silence will be held at Zurich main train station later this afternoon by railway staff as they reme...
Matterhorn claims another climber's life

Matterhorn claims another climber's life

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Yet another climber has died on the Matterhorn.
Soldier dies as military vehicle falls from Susten pass

Soldier dies as military vehicle falls from Susten pass

Aug. 8, 2019, 9:44 a.m.
A soldier has been killed and another seriously injured when their military vehicle crashed off the Susten pass and f...
Four people die in the Alps over weekend

Four people die in the Alps over weekend

Aug. 5, 2019, 9:13 a.m.
It’s been a deadly weekend in the mountains. 
Charging cows kill dog and injure walker

Charging cows kill dog and injure walker

July 26, 2019, 10:24 a.m.
A herd of cows in canton Nidwalden was spooked and injured a walker and killed a dog.
Headless body found near Swiss border

Headless body found near Swiss border

July 25, 2019, 9:54 a.m.
A headless body has been found in a French field just 10 meters away from the Swiss border.
Belgian paraglider dies in canton Valais

Belgian paraglider dies in canton Valais

July 24, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
A paraglider has died in canton Valais after plunging 3,000 meters to his death. 
Fox bites woman in her sleep

Fox bites woman in her sleep

July 23, 2019, 11:23 a.m.
A patient at Zurich University Hospital was bitten by a fox during the night. The woman was asleep at the time.
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