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Beat his head distracted by the view Five tourists hospitalized, two serious

Aug. 25, 2016 at 09:05 by Claudio Ritossa in Accidents

STRA (Venice) August 24, 2016

Five people were injured Wednesday morning on board Rialto, a boat dedicated to tourist trips to the Riviera del Brenta between Venice and Padua.

According to the earliest reconstructions, the boat had set off from Padua and close to Villa Pisani some of the passengers have hit my head going under a bridge on the border between Stra and Vigonovo.

In all likelihood they were enjoying the scenery without noticing that the boat was approaching the bridge.

The guide on board as recently practices before reaching the artifact, announced in several languages to the 40 passengers who were on the boat terrace to lower his head.

Some of them, though, do not you two Germans and two Italians, are bent and they ended up beating her head.

A fifth person was only a glancing wound. The injured were rescued by some ambulances and transported to hospitals in Padua, Mestre and Dolo.

For two of them the conditions are more serious: one of the two seriously injured, a Campania tourist, was hospitalized with a traumatic brain injury prognosis reserves hospital in Mestre.

Two other tourists including more severe, were brought to the hospital of Padua, while the last two, who suffered minor injuries, in Dolo (Venezia).

On the spot for rescue also the fire department and the local police of Stra.

Beat his head distracted by the view Five tourists hospitalized, two serious

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