Major accident on pass kills two

Accident on Bernina Pass - (c) Kapo GR

A major accident on the Bernina Pass has killed two people.

A 52-year-old and a 57-year-old were on the same motorcycle when it collided with a car. They lost control and crashed off the road – they died on the spot.

Police say the accident was caused by a car attempting to overtake the bike on a bend – the overtaking car then hit an oncoming vehicle head on. 

Police are asking for witnesses – especially anyone who can provide information to the driving style of the cars before the accident. 

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