Fatal accident Last night around 23.00 Grancia, at South Lugano Center. To communicate is Cantonal Police. A car with Ticino license plates, driven by a 20-year-old Portuguese citizen in the Lugano region, was driving along the parking lots of Lugano Sud shopping center when it suddenly crashed, for reasons the police investigation has to clarify, a support pole on the stairs of a warehouse.
From impact on concrete construction, A 17-year-old Swiss girl, also residing in the Lugano region, seated next to the driver, died instantly of serious injuries. The 20-year-old driver was slightly injured, while the three rear-seat passengers were injured. A 16-year-old boy was seriously injured, putting his life at riskA second, 16, 19, moderately severely injured. All three rear seat passengers are Swiss citizens and reside in the area.
The four wounded were accompanied by ambulances to various hospitals in the region for the first treatment of the case. In addition to the various patrols of the cantonal police, the Lugano city police patrols and the South Cericio patrols met on site to monitor what happened and regulate traffic. The fire brigade from Lugano and three crews from the Lugano Green Cross arrived at the site for rescue operations.