Another death in the mountains

Another death in the mountains

Jan. 20, 2021, 6:22 a.m.
A British citizen who lived in Verbier has died in an avalanche. 38-year-old Jamie Clark had lived in the country for...
Father killed while skiing with his children

Father killed while skiing with his children

Jan. 19, 2021, 6:42 a.m.
A man was killed while skiing in canton Valais on Sunday morning. His children called for help when he didn’t m...
Teen killed in avalanche in Vaud

Teen killed in avalanche in Vaud

Jan. 19, 2021, 6:38 a.m.
A young skier has died in canton Vaud after a group of four were caught up in an avalanche on the Rochers-de-Naye abo...
Skier dies in avalanche

Skier dies in avalanche

Dec. 8, 2020, 6:25 a.m.
A skier has died in an avalanche in the central part of the country.
Prison for French hunter who shot biker

Prison for French hunter who shot biker

Dec. 2, 2020, 8:56 a.m.
A man will go to prison for year after shooting dead a mountain biker while hunting in the French department of Haute...
Famous Swiss trail runner dies in freak fall

Famous Swiss trail runner dies in freak fall

Dec. 1, 2020, 5:49 a.m.
A well know Swiss trail runner has died after falling 140 meters.
Man to stand trial next year after sex-game death in Ticino

Man to stand trial next year after sex-game death in Ticino

Nov. 13, 2020, 7:05 a.m.
A man will go on trial early next year after the death of a 22-year-old British woman in Ticino last year.
Two dead four injured after car chase in Fribourg

Two dead four injured after car chase in Fribourg

Nov. 3, 2020, 8:17 a.m.
Two people are dead and four injured after a car tried to outrun police in canton Fribourg in the early hours of Monday.
Infections and deaths rise

Infections and deaths rise

Oct. 20, 2020, 8:52 a.m.
The infection and death rates in Switzerland are continuing to rise. Over the weekend, the Federal Health Office says...
Man dies after rock crushes car

Man dies after rock crushes car

Oct. 15, 2020, 6:44 a.m.
A man died yesterday after a rock fell onto his car in canton Valais.
Ticino investigates possible manslaughter in care home

Ticino investigates possible manslaughter in care home

Oct. 14, 2020, 8:48 a.m.
Ticino prosecutors are launching criminal proceedings against three care home workers after a deadly covid-19 outbreak.
Girl found dead in Neuchatel apartment

Girl found dead in Neuchatel apartment

Oct. 14, 2020, 8:46 a.m.
Police are investigating the death of a girl in an apartment in canton Neuchatel. The body was discovered early last ...
Horrific crash kills father and one year old

Horrific crash kills father and one year old

Oct. 1, 2020, 6:57 a.m.
Investigators are examining a horrific crash in Ticino which killed a 43-year-old father and his one-year old son.
Second man dies falling from same window in Zurich

Second man dies falling from same window in Zurich

Sept. 30, 2020, 6:55 a.m.
A man has died after falling from a brothel window in Zurich – the second death of its type in the last three y...
Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Man killed in Morges following knife attack

Sept. 14, 2020, 10:41 a.m.
A man was killed after a knife attack in Morges in canton Vaud on Saturday evening.  The attacker is still at la...
Woman dies after electric bike fall along cliff

Woman dies after electric bike fall along cliff

Aug. 26, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
A woman has died after she fell off her electric bike and down a cliff in canton Uri.
Mountain guide and climber found dead after fall

Mountain guide and climber found dead after fall

Aug. 24, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
A mountain guide and his client have both died after falling off the Weisshorn in canton Valais.
Newborn elephants trampled to death by herd at Zurich zoo

Newborn elephants trampled to death by herd at Zurich zoo

Aug. 21, 2020, 10:31 a.m.
A newborn elephant at Zurich zoo has been trampled to death by the other elephants shortly after being born.
Young woman watches father fall to his death

Young woman watches father fall to his death

Aug. 21, 2020, 10:20 a.m.
A young woman watched in horror as her father fell to his death while on a hike on the Brienzer Rothorn in Lucerne.
Person dies in burning car in Zurich

Person dies in burning car in Zurich

Aug. 14, 2020, 9:07 a.m.
A person has died in a burning car in Zurich. 
Ban on swimming in Lake Neuch√Ętel after 6 dogs die in 24 hours

Ban on swimming in Lake Neuch√Ętel after 6 dogs die in 24 hours

Aug. 4, 2020, 10:11 a.m.
A ban on swimming in Lake Neuchâtel has been continued into this week.  
Body of washed away 6-year-old found in Lake Geneva

Body of washed away 6-year-old found in Lake Geneva

July 28, 2020, 9:24 a.m.
The body of a 6-year-old girl who was washed away in a storm last summer has been found in Lake Geneva. 
Woman trampled by own horse dies

Woman trampled by own horse dies

July 27, 2020, 10:39 a.m.
A woman has died after she was trampled by her own horse at a showjumping competition in canton Schwyz. 
Detention guard could be charged with asylum seeker death

Detention guard could be charged with asylum seeker death

July 22, 2020, 8:42 a.m.
A police guard who was supposed to be watching detainees in a Vaud detention centre could face charges of negligent h...
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