Fatal accident A1 suicide

The man who was killed on the A1 on Monday morning committed suicide, concluded the police after investigating the collision. The man walked on the freeway near his car, which he parked on the emergency lane.Around 6:30 a 48-year-old motorist from Almere was driving down the A1 near Amersfoort-Noord. He noticed a car on the emergency lane. As he got closer, a car in front of him suddenly swerved to the left. He braked hard, but couldn't avoid the victim on the lane in front of him.

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Bystanders tried to resuscitate the man but to no avail. The victim is a 57-year-old man from Amersfoort.

The accident happened at the exit Amersfoort-Noord in the direction of Apeldoorn. The A1 eastbound was closed for hours during the investigation.