A minibus crashed for a few meters after going off the road in Capri. The accident occurred near Marina Grande, with the ATC vehicle that broke the protection barriers, ending up in the area where the free beach is located. Unfortunately, the toll has worsened compared to the first news given in the morning: there was a death (the driver) and the injury of another 28 people. Some of them were aboard the vehicle (about ten) while the others were hit by debris caused by the accident. Now the minibus is wedged between in the escarpment, between the rock and a metal structure belonging to a bathhouse.
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Rescue was immediate, with 118 ambulances transporting the wounded to the hospital on the island. The carabinieri arrived on the spot and are investigating to ascertain the dynamics of the incident, to ascertain how the local public service vehicle was able to get out of the way in that way. Of the people involved in the incident, four are of foreign nationality, French and Lebanese, according to Ansa.
The minibus would have crashed for 5-6 meters. According to an eyewitness report, “The bus rolled until it hit the factory shower cubicles, in a ditch. Another meter and the budget would have been even heavier. There were a lot of people taking a bath, especially today with an extremely hot day“.