Tour de Suisse 1948  |  Stage 4. Thun - Altdorf   

12th edition

134.4 km, 16 June 1948

Stage information

Start, finish: Stage 4. Thun - Altdorf

Race Type: Mountain stage

Distance: 134.4 km

Date: 16 June 1948

During this stage Belgian Richard Depoorter has a fatal accident in the tunnel of the Sustempass. Afterwards, his team, Mondia, withdraws from the race (Remue, Ockers, Impanis, Callens, Van Dijck, Depoorter, Knecht, Stettler, Meier and Lanz).