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House catches fire and woman hit by trampoline in major storms

National News // July 29, 2020

Major storms swept across the country yesterday afternoon and into the evening. 

Unsplash House catches fire and woman hit by trampoline in major storms

The violent weather started in canton Jura and moved eastwards. The government issued level 3 warnings for many central parts of the country. 

A house caught fire after being hit by lightning in Diegten in canton Basel Country. No one was injured, but there was significant damage.

A woman was seriously injured yesterday afternoon when she was hit by a flying trampoline in Bettmeralp in canton Valais. 

Police say the trampoline was in a playground and was lifted by a strong gust of wind. 

The woman was taken by helicopter to the Inselspital in Bern. An investigation is underway. 

 

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