Knocked down at work near Rennes, the road worker died

The 55-year-old man knocked down by a van, Friday July 8, 2022, around 2:30 p.m., in Romillé, near Rennes died Monday July 11 in the morning.

Hit by a blood transport vehicle

This employee of a private company was carrying out road works on the sidewalks along the D21 between Irodouër and Romillé, near the Jacques-Prévert college, when he was hit by a blood transport vehicle.

The shock was violent and the man was thrown several meters, according to the gendarmerie. One of his colleagues, who worked at the same place, was more slightly injured. The 50-year-old had been taken care of by the Samu and transported “in absolute urgency” to the University Hospital of Pontchaillou.

Driver also hospitalized

The driver of the van, a young man in his twenties, very shocked had also been hospitalized. A police investigation has been opened to determine the precise circumstances of this accident.