Around 11:15 a.m., two vehicles collided in Kaprun, the local fire brigade announced on their website. A car was thrown into the Kapruner Ache due to the impact.
An injured person in a car accident in Kaprun
According to initial information, the two occupants were able to free themselves from the vehicle. A total of five people were cared for by the emergency services. As the Red Cross confirmed on S24 request, a slightly injured person had to be brought to the Zell am See hospital.
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Crane lifts car from Ache
For the vehicle recovery, the fire engine from Zell am See was alerted by the fire department. The car was lifted out of Kapruner Ache by crane. The water rescue searched the creek bed for vehicle parts.
The fire brigades from Kaprun and Zell am See, water rescue teams from Mittersill, Saalfelden and Niedernsill as well as the Red Cross and the police were in action.