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.
Helicopter downdraft blows man off truck

Helicopter downdraft blows man off truck

July 17, 2019, 10:21 a.m.
A man has been seriously injured after being blown off his truck by helicopter downdraft.
Car veers off road killing one man and injuring the other

Car veers off road killing one man and injuring the other

July 15, 2019, 9:28 a.m.
A man died and another was seriously injured after their car left the road and ploughed across a field in canton Schwyz.
Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

Zurich police search for dangerous cyclist

June 27, 2019, 9:49 a.m.
Zurich police are searching for a cyclist who caused a bus to brake sharply, injuring two children, two pregnant wome...
Cyclists unite following sports car collision with rider

Cyclists unite following sports car collision with rider

June 27, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
Around 300 cyclists gathered on the road in canton Solothurn where a 38-year-old rider was seriously injured after be...
Pensioner bids 100 times higher than intended for license plate

Pensioner bids 100 times higher than intended for license plate

June 25, 2019, 9:30 a.m.
A pensioner in Ticino had a shock when he made a bid online for a licence plate.
Cyclist hit by sports car in life-threatening condition

Cyclist hit by sports car in life-threatening condition

June 21, 2019, 9:32 a.m.
A cyclist is in hospital in a life-threatening condition after being hit by a McLaren sports car in canton Solothurn.
Boy, 4, rolled over by parked car

Boy, 4, rolled over by parked car

June 17, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A four-year-old boy is in a serious condition in hospital after a parked car rolled over him yesterday afternoon. 
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...
Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

Snapped Titlis cable kills worker and injures 6

June 6, 2019, 9:47 a.m.
A worker has been killed and a further 6 injured after an accident at the Titlis mountain cable car.
Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

Car slams into pedestrians in Schwyz

June 4, 2019, 9:39 a.m.
A serious accident in canton Schwyz injured two 11-year-old children and a 45-year-old cyclist.
Broken-down bus causes major Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

Broken-down bus causes major Gotthard Tunnel tailbacks

May 29, 2019, 9:18 a.m.
Commuters and sun seekers were again stuck in major queues heading into the Gotthard Tunnel yesterday afternoon &ndas...
Calls for restrictions on younger drivers

Calls for restrictions on younger drivers

May 10, 2019, 5:55 a.m.
The Accident Prevention Office is calling for more restrictions on younger drivers to cut the number of accidents, in...
Young drivers more prone to car accidents

Young drivers more prone to car accidents

April 26, 2019, 9:46 a.m.
Younger drivers are more likely to have an accident. 
Four vehicle pile up causes A1 delays

Four vehicle pile up causes A1 delays

Feb. 22, 2019, 9:25 a.m.
Six people were injured in a four vehicle pile up on the A1 near Bern yesterday morning.
Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Driver, 94, causes three car accidents in one day

Feb. 19, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
A 94 year old driver caused three separate accidents in a short space of time yesterday in Fribourg.
Driver's license taken on spot after major accident

Driver's license taken on spot after major accident

Feb. 1, 2019, 9:31 a.m.
A 22 year old driver had to hand over her licence on the spot after a dangerous overtaking maneuver caused a major ac...
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