Status: 17.09.2023, 09:54 a.m.
By: Klaus-Maria More
A serious accident occurred at the Oktoberfest on Saturday (16 September). Apparently, two wagons collided in the Höllenblitz ride. Several people were injured.
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2 / 10Rescuers from the lightning of hell with stretchers for the wounded. The accident occurred around 22:30 p.m. on the opening day of the Oktoberfest. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
3 / 10The Munich fire brigade also arrived with a large contingent. The Höllenblitz is an indoor roller coaster that races through the ride at up to 100 km/h and various revolutions. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
4 / 10When the fire brigade arrived, the Aicher ambulance, which operates the Wiesn ambulance, already had everything under control, a spokesman told us on Sunday morning. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
5 / 10Rescue workers of the Aicher ambulance transporting injured people after the roller coaster accident in Höllenblitz. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
6 / 10Of course, the Wiesn police were also on site with a large contingent and supported the cordoning off measures. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
7 / 10The police also started the investigation into the cause of the accident on Saturday evening. Here, an officer takes witness statements. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
8 / 10An officer secures the scene of the accident. A roller coaster accident at the Oktoberfest is rather unusual. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
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9 / 10The lightning bolt of hell: This is what the huge indoor roller coaster of superlatives looks like. © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image
10 / 10API_VS_WIESN_UNFALL_HO_LLENBLITZ_MUC_027.jpg © Viviane Simon/Agency People Image