Near St. Gilgen – American rams motorcyclist (49)

A 49-year-old motorcycle driver was rammed by a driver (31) from the USA on Mondseestrasse near St. Gilgen on Wednesday afternoon. The woman was taken to the hospital by emergency helicopter.

A 31-year-old American drove a rental car on Mondsee Straße (B154) from St. Gilgen towards Mondsee. In the course of a turning maneuver, he collided with an oncoming 49-year-old Austrian motorcyclist for unknown reasons. She was flown by the rescue helicopter to the UKH Salzburg with serious injuries. The driver of the car and his 30-year-old passenger (also an American citizen) were not injured in the accident. Further investigations into the circumstances of the accident are ongoing.
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