On Monday evening, a grave traffic accident occurred in Thun, where a pedestrian child was hit by a car. The child, for reasons yet to be clarified, ran onto the street and collided with the vehicle. Cantonal Police Bern was informed about the incident on Dammweg at 17:05 and has started investigations into this accident.
Severe Injuries for the Child
The boy suffered severe injuries and was taken care of by passersby until the ambulance team arrived and took him to the hospital for further medical care. The car driver remained uninjured. Cantonal Police Bern has not released further details about the course of the accident or the child's wellbeing after the hospital stay.
The accident is currently under investigation. Initial findings suggest that the car was driving along Dammweg around 5 pm when a boy, for reasons that are still to be clarified, ran onto the street and was hit by the car. The driver of the car remained uninjured.
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