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Serious accident in Arth

A serious accident occurred on Rufibergstrasse in Arth at 5.30 pm on Monday, 19 December 2022.

The 64-year-old man was driving uphill on Rufibergstrasse. At the same time, a van with a trailer was driving downhill. The two vehicles were unable to cross on the narrow mountain road. While reversing, the car left the road and fell about 200 metres down the steep meadowland, overturning several times. After first aid by the rescue service, the victim was flown to hospital by Rega.

The Schwyz cantonal police and the Arth fire brigade were on duty to deal with the incident.

Source: Cantonal Police Schwyz

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