This Monday August 30 at 3:38 p.m., on the 26 department, which connects Bourcefranc-le-Chapus to the island of Oléron, an accident occurred. is produced between two vehicles on the continent, near Bourcefranc-le-Chapus. The shock was frontal, injuring one person seriously and three others, more lightly.

The mobile emergency and re-animation service (Smur) was dispatched on site, as well as four ambulances and 15 firefighters. An injured person had to be defrauded from one of the two vehicles. The 24-year-old was seriously injured. Medicated on the spot without his vital prognosis being a priori engaged, he was transported by the helicopter of the Civil Security, Dragon 17, until? ??? at the La Rochelle hospital. In relative urgency, the other three injured were transferred to Rochefort hospital by road.

The gendarmerie on site organized alternating traffic at a time of the day when the traffic was very dense.

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Bourcefranc-le-Chapus: a young man of 24 seriously injured in a frontal collision between two cars
A seriously injured and three other victims in a road accident in Bourcefranc-le-Chapus

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