On the early Sunday evening, the sad certainty: the one you are looking for is dead! At 5:42 p.m. she was brought to shore in an orange body bag.
The car with four occupants was traveling in the Dutch capital. For an unknown reason, the vehicle got into a tributary of the IJ (former sea inlet) in the north of the city on Sunday night at around 2 a.m. Only the trunk lid peeked out of the water.
According to the fire brigade, the three children were able to get out of the vehicle quickly, reported “de Telegraaf”. You came to the hospital, but should be fine.
Witnesses claim to have seen the woman trying to get to the shore. Three diving teams moved in, searched for her all day, could only rescue her dead. A helicopter with a thermal imaging camera was also used.
Early in the morning, a salvage company was able to pull the accident car with the license plate “BOR” (Borken, is on the Dutch border) out of the water using a slip system.
A spokesman for the Amsterdam police on BILD: “We are investigating the case. It is currently unclear whether it was an accident or a deliberate incident. ”It is not yet clear whether the woman was in the car with her own children.
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