A young student was injured Friday evening in Schönried, after his bicycle was struck by a vehicle. The child was flown to the hospital by Rega, where he is recovering from his injuries.
According to the current timeline, the student was riding his bike on the old road in the direction of Saanen when a head-on collision occured with a car travelling in the opposite direction. The 53-year-old driver was unhurt. The old road was blocked off for several hours, and the cantonal police are currently investigating the incident.