The car went into the oncoming lane
Two dead in frontal crash in Schiers GR
On Thursday there was a serious accident on the national road in Schiers GR. Two people succumbed to their serious injuries at the scene of the accident.
Traffic was diverted for the duration of the accident work.
A driver (84) drove on Thursday accompanied by his wife (80) on the N28 national road from Grüsch in the direction of Schiers GR. According to initial findings, the car got into the oncoming lane after 3:45 p.m. after the Grüsch Ost connection. It collided with a semi-motor vehicle driven by a 65-year-old Swiss man.
As a result of the violent collision, the driver and his passenger were trapped, as the Graubünden cantonal police wrote in a statement. The two suffered such serious injuries in this traffic accident that they died at the scene of the accident.
Local traffic was diverted over a large area via Tiefencastel – Thusis for a period of five hours via a side road and those with the departure point in Davos.
Together with the Graubünden public prosecutor’s office, the cantonal police are clarifying the exact circumstances that led to this traffic accident. Both accident victims are German nationals. The truck driver was uninjured. (noo/SDA)