A 74-year-old girl died tonight after being collected by a car on Estrada Nacional (EN) 203, linking Ponte de Lima with Viana to Castelo.
The trampling occurred in the parish of Correlhã, on the street of Vila Corneliana, with projected projections several meters. It is not known whether the victim was passing the crossroads at the place where he / she has traffic control traffic lights.
Ponte de Lima Voluntary Firefighters, supported by INEM, with SIV from Ponte de Lima and VMER from Viana Do Castelo, helped the victim.
"After being stopped from moving and stabilizing in the place, he was taken to Ponte de Lima Hospital," said a source who was part of the rescue, but the woman did not resist the serious injuries and died. .
Ponte de Lima's GNR was also in place to look after the event, which had 10 elements in the operations operations supported by five vehicles.