Serious traffic accident Wednesday evening in the Hernals district of Vienna: When a 43-year-old woman crossed the street on the protective path, the woman was hit by a motorcycle and knocked to the ground. The victim suffered serious head injuries and the 26-year-old motorcyclist was in shock.
The accident happened on the corner of Hernalser Hauptstraße and Julius-Meinl-Gasse. The driver of the motorcycle stated that he entered the intersection with the green flashing or yellow light because he had not been able to brake safely, police said.
The 43-year-old has not yet been questioned. She suffered serious head injuries in the accident and was taken to hospital after first aid by the professional rescue service. The 26-year-old motorcyclist was also taken care of by the rescuers, he had suffered a shock.
who had red?
The traffic accident command of the Vienna Traffic Department has taken over the investigation. Which of the two ignored the red light from the traffic lights there is still the subject of further investigation.