Several motorcycle accidents occurred in Carinthia on Monday morning. In Nassfeld, Greer on the road triggered a chain reaction and at Nockalmstraße, a 52-year-old motorcyclist lost control of his car and fell about 20 metres.
At about 9:30 a.m., the 52-year-old motorcyclist from St. Veit is part of a collection on Nockalmstraße in Rosental-Winkl. In the area where the willow net was crossed, the man lost control of his motorcycle for an unknown reason and got off the road.
fell 20 meters
The motorcyclist fell 20 meters on a steep terrain and was seriously injured. His comrades immediately provided first aid and launched a rescue series. The RK 1 helicopter rescue team rescued the man with a rope and took him to LKH Villach.
Badger causes an accident
A motorcycle accident also occurred in Nassfield Monday morning. A group of five motorbikes from Hungary were traveling on Gailtal Straße (B111) from Nassfeld in the direction of Lesachtal when a badger suddenly crossed the road in a long right-hand turn. This forced the first two motorcyclists to slow down, and one of them then fell, setting off a chain reaction.
The next two motorcyclists also collided with each other, but were able to avoid falling. The first motorcyclist was injured to an unspecified degree in the accident and the rescue team had to take him to Linz District Hospital. There was extensive damage to all the motorcycles involved.
Teen injured in motorcycle accident
Two young men were injured in a scooter accident in Fluch early Monday afternoon. The 15-year-old motorcyclist and her 16-year-old rider were heading towards Osserfragant when a car accident occurred at an unregulated intersection. The teenagers were thrown off the motorcycle and fell into the street. They were taken to Spittal an der Drau by the rescue team. The occupants of the car, a 47-year-old man, his wife and five-year-old daughter, were unhurt. There was serious damage to both cars.
Eleven year old cyclist thrown over the hood
An 11-year-old cyclist was hit by a car on Monday on Triester Straße between Villach and Wernberg and was injured. The girl appears to have ignored a red light at an intersection before crossing the street. The 11-year-old cyclist was thrown over the hood on the road. She was taken to Villach State Hospital. It was not known how severe her injuries were.