The tragic accident took place on Sunday afternoon (July 10) in the town of Radańska (Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship). A 16-year-old moped driver died despite being resuscitated after a collision with a passenger car. The driver and the passenger of the car suspected of causing the accident, who left the scene, were stopped by the police after several hours of searching. The second passenger was injured and is in the hospital.
The services received a notification at 16.22 about a road accident in Radańska in the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship. – After arriving, we found a car and a motorcycle off the road in a nearby field. Three people were driving the car, one of which was injured and two of them fled the scene. The driver of the two-wheeler was in a very difficult condition – firefighters from the Volunteer Fire Department in Osie reported the course of events.
As reported by firefighters, the teenager’s condition deteriorated significantly. There was a sudden cardiac arrest and resuscitation began immediately.
– The coordinator of medical activities on the site of the operation immediately asked for another Medical Rescue Team and the helicopter “Rescuer 2” of the Air Ambulance Service stationed in Żołędów. Unfortunately, after a long resuscitation, the doctor declared the teenager’s death, while the other man with injuries was transported to the hospital, the friends said.
Search for a driver and passenger
According to the findings of the policemen, the moped driver was moving towards the Axis from the Radańska side, while the Volkswagen Passat driver was driving from the opposite direction. There was a collision.
The police began searching for the driver suspected of causing the accident and the passenger. After several hours of action, they managed to track them down.
– Traffic policemen, while checking the town and streets, encountered a man walking down the road. They recognized the person they were looking for and arrested him. At the time of the arrest, the driver was sober – said Joanna Tarkowska, the press officer of the County Police Headquarters in Świecie, in an interview with tvn24.pl.
She added that the police, under the supervision of the prosecutor’s office, were explaining the reasons and circumstances of this event.
Main photo source: Volunteer Fire Department Osie / Facebook