As reported by the cantonal police in Fribourg, an unconscious cyclist († 69) was found in Ménières around 1:40 p.m. Third parties alerted the ambulance and immediately gave the man a cardiac massage.
Rescue workers arrived shortly afterwards. For the 69-year-old e-bike rider, however, any help came too late. He died at the scene of the accident. According to the police’s initial findings, the cyclist was on his e-bike from Vesin towards Ménières. For reasons that are still unclear, he crashed his bike into a field near the road. The cantonal police are looking for witnesses. (dzc)