In accidents in the districts of Lichtenberg and Reinickendorf, a cyclist and a pedestrian were hit by vehicles and seriously injured on Friday.
In the Neu-Hohenschönhausen district of Lichtenberg, a 55-year-old cyclist was hit by a truck in the afternoon and seriously injured. He was struck by the vehicle turning right and fell from his bike, police said Saturday.
The truck then rolled onto his legs. Bystanders tended to the injured until emergency services arrived. They took her to a hospital.
In Berlin, turning accidents happen again and again, in which cyclists are the victims: In February, an 81-year-old cyclist died in the Zehlendorf district of Dahlem after being hit by a semi-trailer truck that left a construction site. . site.
In Reinickendorf, a driver hit a pedestrian on Friday afternoon and seriously injured her when the woman wanted to cross the street. The 35-year-old man crossed the multi-lane Residenzstrasse near Simmelstrasse, police said on Saturday. A car stopped in the right lane to allow him to cross.
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The car of a 50-year-old man was traveling in the same direction in the left lane. Due to a left turn, the 50-year-old man shifted into the right lane, cutting in front of the stopping vehicle. He hit the pedestrian who was already in the middle of the right lane.
He fell on the street and injured his whole body. The seriously injured were first treated by witnesses and then taken to a hospital. (teaspoon, dpa)