An 11-year-old was hit on a marked pedestrian crossing in Rypin. The injured boy was taken to the hospital. The accident was recorded by a surveillance camera. The exact reasons and circumstances are explained by the police.
The 11-year-old was hit last week (January 9) at 7.30 on a marked pedestrian crossing at ul. Willowa in Rypin.
In the recording made available by the police, a speeding car crashes into the boy crossing the pedestrian crossing.
11-year-old boy hit on pedestrian crossing
“The 63-year-old Citroen driver hit an 11-year-old boy who was passing through the lanes, and he was hospitalized with injuries. The driver of the vehicle was sober. The exact causes and circumstances of the incident will be clarified by the investigation conducted in this case,” said Dorota Rupińska, the press officer. District Police Headquarters in Rypin.
Police officers remind you of the importance of carefully observing the roadway, both by pedestrians crossing the road and drivers, especially when approaching pedestrian crossings. “A moment of inattention on the road can lead to a very dangerous situation” – added the police officer.
Main photo source: KPP in Rypin