At least eight deaths in four different road accidents, two in Umbria and one in Puglia and the other in Veneto.
A 67-year-old man died in an accident last night along the SS 53 in Bolzano Vicentino, at the junction of the A31 Vicenza Nord exit, in which the car in which he was traveling collided head-on with another car. The firefighters, arrived from Vicenza, secured the vehicles and extracted the driver from a Chevrolet Cruze, who was transferred to the hospital. Nothing to do instead for the driver of a Toyota Aygo, declared dead by the doctor. On the spot a patrol of the state police who diverted traffic and the carabinieri, who carried out the surveys of the accident. The rescue operations of the fire brigade ended after about two hours.
In Puglia, the death toll of the very serious accident that took place along the state road 90, at Troia, in the Foggia area, is three. A car and two motorcycles were reportedly involved. On the spot carabinieri, firefighters and health workers of 118.
Four young people died in the last hours in two different road accidents that occurred in the province of Perugia. The most serious accident occurred in the early hours of Sunday on the Perugia-Bettolle motorway junction in Torricella di Magione where three of the four young people died in a car. . The other accident shortly after midnight in Gubbio on the state road 219 where the driver of the only car involved in the province of Perugia died.
There is also a girl not yet eighteen years old among the victims of the accident that took place on the Perugia-Bettolle junction at Torricella di Magione. The identification of the three dead - all foreigners residing in Perugia - by the carabinieri was rather complex because the documents of the occupants of the car were not recovered and initially no one asked for information about them. In addition to the teenage girl, another young woman and a peer who was driving the small car died. Another foreigner more or less their age is instead hospitalized in Perugia with a prognosis reserve. According to a first reconstruction it seems that the car with the four young people passed another car and then ended up off the road and in a ground below.
The mayor of Gubbio Filippo Stirati speaks of "a good boy dedicated to sport and well known in the city" speaking with ANSA of the twenty-six year old who died in the night in a car accident. "I share with emotion the great pain of one of our families for the terrible loss of a young life", he adds. According to reports from TgR Rai dell'Umbria and several sites, the young man worked as an electrician but was, as well as ceraiolo, a motorcycle enthusiast with which he competed in the 12-inch pet bike category. Even today he was supposed to participate in a competition in the Marche region.