Boy got his arm torn off in a traffic accident in Østfold

Tomter in ØstfoldCar ended up in the water at Tomter in Østfold.Photo: Freddie Larsen / NTB scanpix

A 16 year old boy got his arm torn off when a car ended in the lake Lyseren at Tomter in Østfold on Monday afternoon.

A 17-year-old and 18-year-old were also involved in the accident.

“The driver and the boy of 17 were sent to a the Accident unit, but they appear to be unharmed,” says operations manager Tom Sandberg in the East Police District of NTB.

The police have seized the 18-year driver’s license.

“According to the local force  there is a suspicion of high speed, and a case is being brought against the driver,” says Sandberg.

The car must have driven into a left turn and straight into the water.

Police reported the accident Monday at 14.30.


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