Blinded by the sun, a car driver overlooked a cyclist and hit him sideways. The cyclist was taken to the hospital.
On October 29, 2022 at around 2:40 p.m., a local (47) rode his bike from the Nordtangente in Wörgl to the intersection with Raimundstraße and wanted to turn left there. At the same time, a 68-year-old local drove his car into the intersection and wanted to go straight across. The sun is likely to have blinded the car driver – because he overlooked the pedal knight and hit him sideways. Taken to the hospital with rescue The cyclist was thrown over the vehicle to the other side of the road, where he was injured. Passersby who happened to be passing gave first aid. The 47-year-old was taken to the Kufstein hospital with serious injuries.