Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Driver caught at 'insane' 211 kph on autoroute

Jan. 16, 2020, 8:41 a.m.
A driver is almost certainly facing jail and the loss of his car after being flashed at 211 kph on the A1 autoroute i...
Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Geneva opposes Lake Geneva autoroute plan on French side

Jan. 9, 2020, 9:13 a.m.
The City of Geneva has contacted a French law firm to fight the decision to give the go-ahead to a new autoroute whic...
Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Driver wins case against two vignette fines given within 15 minutes

Dec. 12, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A driver has won a battle against getting two fines for not having an autoroute vignette in the space of only 15 minu...
Autoroute vignettes go digital

Autoroute vignettes go digital

Nov. 6, 2019, 8:13 a.m.
Autoroute vignettes will be electronic from 2022. 
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...
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...
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.
Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Hopes for better autoroute journeys

Sept. 6, 2019, 6:46 a.m.
A joint autoroute body for French speaking Switzerland should help to make journeys smoother and save money.
Autoroute reopens after fears of bridge collapsing close it

Autoroute reopens after fears of bridge collapsing close it

Aug. 27, 2019, 9:37 a.m.
A section of the A9 autoroute between Vevey and Montreux has reopened.
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...
Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

Minibus passenger dies in A1 van collision

July 11, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A minibus passenger died yesterday on the A1 autoroute after a crash into a parked van.
5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

5-vehicle crash partially closes A1 route to Lausanne

June 13, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
Traffic was seriously disrupted yesterday afternoon on the A1 autoroute on the Versoix bridge after a five-vehicle ac...
Mass vehicle check conducted in Jura

Mass vehicle check conducted in Jura

May 30, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
Jura cantonal police conducted a massive driver and vehicle check on the A16 autoroute yesterday afternoon.
Nail strips left on autoroute

Nail strips left on autoroute

April 9, 2019, 6:55 a.m.
Aargau police want to know who left nail strips on the side of the A3 autoroute near Möhlin. The strips were mad...
Man killed on A1 changing tyre

Man killed on A1 changing tyre

April 4, 2019, 10:06 a.m.
A man was killed on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon while changing a tyre on the hard shoulder.
Proposed speed limit increase on autoroute rejected

Proposed speed limit increase on autoroute rejected

March 12, 2019, 10 a.m.
Canton Valais has rejected plans to increase the speed limit on the A9 autoroute to 140 kph.
Young couple die in horrific car crash

Young couple die in horrific car crash

March 11, 2019, 10:14 a.m.
A young married couple died after a horrific crash on the A1 autoroute in Versoix yesterday morning.
Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Man caught driving double speed limit on autoroute

Feb. 12, 2019, 7:23 a.m.
A man won’t be driving for a while after Thurgau police caught him driving at 249 kph on the A7 – more th...
Autoroute collision after car drives in wrong direction

Autoroute collision after car drives in wrong direction

Feb. 11, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
A 26-year-old man is in a critical condition after colliding with a car that was driving in the wrong direction on th...
Driver and two horses killed on autoroute near Zurich

Driver and two horses killed on autoroute near Zurich

Feb. 4, 2019, 9:51 a.m.
A driver and two horses were killed on the A3 autoroute yesterday morning near Richterswil in canton Zurich.
Elderly man dies wandering onto autoroute

Elderly man dies wandering onto autoroute

Jan. 29, 2019, 9:40 a.m.
A 79-year-old man died on the A1 autoroute yesterday afternoon at Niederwil when he wandered onto the road after a cr...
Major pile up disrupts A2 autoroute near Hagnau

Major pile up disrupts A2 autoroute near Hagnau

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:21 a.m.
Five were injured – one seriously - in a major pile up on the A2 autoroute yesterday morning near Hagnau. 
Classic car wrecked in freak autoroute accident

Classic car wrecked in freak autoroute accident

Jan. 14, 2019, 8:31 a.m.
A classic car is wrecked and several people injured after a freak accident on the A1 autoroute in canton Aargau on Sa...
New vignette seems to have misprint - but it's deliberate

New vignette seems to have misprint - but it's deliberate

Jan. 4, 2019, 8:04 a.m.
The new autoroute vignette seems to have a misprint. The number ‘1’ which forms the figure 19 printed in ...
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