While French roads are preparing for the densest crossover of this summer period, this weekend, a tragedy unfolded this Friday morning on the A7 motorway, about forty kilometers to the south from Lyon. A young woman was fatally hit by a truck, according to our colleagues from France 3.
The accident took place this Friday, around 4:30 a.m., near Reventin-Vaugris, in Isère. Victim of a breakdown, a motorist stopped his vehicle on the hard shoulder of the motorway.
Under conditions which remain to be determined, a 20-year-old young woman is got out of the car and was hit by a truck. The young victim died instantly. The other two occupants of the car were taken care of and hospitalized in a state of shock.