Gelsenkirchen: woman dragged along by truck after accident
A woman out Gelsenkirchen died in a serious traffic accident on Friday afternoon.
The pedestrian walked in Gelsenkirchen unsuspectingly at a traffic light when she was hit by a truck and dragged along. What exactly happened?
Gelsenkirchen: Woman is hit by a truck and dragged along
The collision happened in the middle of Buer, on De la Chevallerie Street. On Friday around 2:30 p.m., the 59-year-old victim crossed the green pedestrian traffic light on Springestrasse. What she didn’t realize was who caused the accident.
This is the city of Gelsenkirchen:
- District Buer 1003 first mentioned
- around 260,000 inhabitants, five districts and 18 districts, eleventh largest city in North Rhine-Westphalia
- Hometown of Bundesliga club FC Schalke 04
- Landmarks among others: Zoom Erlebniswelt, Science Park Rheinelbe, Sport-Paradies
- Mayor is Karin Welge (SPD)
The 37-year-old woman, who was driving her small truck on the street in Buer, also overlooked the pedestrian. The traffic was red at the traffic light – but although the driver braked, her truck kept rolling. She caught the pedestrian and, according to the Gelsenkirchen police, dragged her along the street for a while.
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Gelsenkirchen: Seriously injured woman in the hospital
The 59-year-old was seriously injured in the accident. She sustained severe injuries when she crashed and was dragged along. She was cared for on the spot. An ambulance then drove her to the nearest hospital, where she is now staying. (ts)