Duisburg: 3-year-old runs in front of the car – the driver's reaction leaves you speechless

Violent incident in Duisburg on Monday afternoon (September 19). A little girl (3) just walked into Bismarckstraße around 3 p.m Duisburg ran.

The three-year-old crashed into a black VW Golf, which drove past at that very moment. Witnesses then tried to stop the accident driver – but in vain.

Duisburg: VW driver hits little girl – and then just keeps going

It must have happened in a fraction of a second. The three-year-old appeared out of nowhere on the street. The small child crashed in front of the car and rebounded from there onto the road.

Witnesses took care of the injured accident victim and alerted the emergency call. The little girl was then taken to the hospital by ambulance to be checked out.


Provide first aid – you can do that!

  • In the event of an accident, secure the scene of the accident and dial the emergency number 112 or 110
  • monitor the casualty’s vital functions
  • Just in case: start resuscitation, stop bleeding, stable side position
  • Warm the person with a rescue blanket. Also pay attention to heat from below
  • Mental health care: talk to the affected person, stroke their head. Even the unconscious feel this care.

The driver of the accident didn’t notice any of this. Because he was already over the mountains.

Witnesses note the number plate in Duisburg – the driver’s license is gone

But the man should not go unnoticed. Because the witnesses had noted the number plate of the accident car. So the Duisburg police could easily identify the holder.

A little later, officials were already on the mat with a 75-year-old man. The emergency services took the man’s driver’s license and are now investigating him on suspicion of escaping from a traffic accident.

Important question after the accident in Duisburg remains open

In the upcoming proceedings, the all-important question must now be clarified: Did the 75-year-old register the accident at all?


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When asked by DER WESTEN, a spokeswoman for the Duisburg police did not want to provide any information on the man’s first statement for reasons of investigative tactics. The investigation into the case is ongoing.

Source: Derwesten

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J. A. Allen

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