Four pedestrians injured following Champs-Élysées car accident
A fatal motor vehicle accident that took place on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 on the Champs-Elysées has sent four pedestrians to the hospital with three in critical condition.
The crash occurred approximately 9:00 P.m. on the avenue des Champs-Élysées in Paris, 8th district. The crash happened when the driver of the car and her passenger were stopped at a red light at the level of 133 of the most famous Parisian avenue.
According to report, the driver then lost control of the vehicle after her foot slipped from the brake pedal to the accelerator. The vehicle then drove onto a median and came back before crashing into four pedestrians. The vehicle continued to move dragging one of the pedestrians.
The four pedestrians were transported to the Salpêtrière hospital, 13th century by bikers with three in critical condition.
The crash is still under investigation.