Stresa Cable Car Accident. The cable car connecting the lake maggiore town of stresa with mottarone in the northern italian piedmont region collapses to the ground. An accident involving a cable car connecting italy's lake maggiore and the mottarone mountain has left at least eight people dead, rescuers say.
The cable car, which connects the resort town of stresa and the mottarone mountain in the piedmont region, had 15 people onboard, according to walter milan, a spokesperson for the alpine rescue service. The cause of the crash is unclear, but officials said the cable car failed nearly 1,000 feet. Cable car that crashed to the ground in the resort town of stresa in italy.
The accident occurred in the resort town of stresa, which lies on the shores of lake maggiore in the piedmont region.
Two helicopter ambulances intervened, the national alpine rescue service said on twitter. At least 12 people were killed and two children seriously injured on sunday after a cable car fell into the side of a mountain in northern italy, emergency services said. At least 12 people were killed and two children seriously injured sunday the accident occurred by the resort town of stresa, which lies on the shores of lake maggiore in the piedmont region. The car then crashed into a wooded area with no direct road access.