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Rear-end collision in a traffic jam: car crashes into a stationary car - and pushes it into oncoming traffic

2024-03-05T09:19:09.273Z

Highlights: Rear-end collision in a traffic jam: car crashes into a stationary car - and pushes it into oncoming traffic. Four children are among the victims. Two adults are in mortal danger. The B11 was temporarily closed to investigate the accident. The driver who caused the accident was uninjured, while the four children who were in the car with him suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital. The editor Felix Herz wrote this article and then used an AI language model for optimization at his own discretion. All information has been carefully checked.



As of: March 5, 2024, 10:03 a.m

By: Felix Herz

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One end of a traffic jam was overlooked, seven people were injured: an accident in Lower Bavaria had dramatic consequences.

Two adults are in mortal danger.

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A devastating collision on Bundesstraße 11 in Lower Bavaria left seven people injured.

Four children are among the victims.

Landshut – A traffic accident in Lower Bavaria injured seven people, including two adults seriously.

Four of the injured are children, a police spokesman said on Tuesday, March 5th.

Drivers miss the end of a traffic jam - the car is pushed into oncoming traffic

Initial reports indicate that a 61-year-old driver had to stop on Tuesday morning on federal highway 11 near Tiefenbach (Landshut district) due to a traffic jam.

A 56-year-old driver who was driving behind him did not seem to notice this and hit the stationary car, pushing it into the oncoming lane.

There it collided with the oncoming vehicle driven by a 29-year-old.

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Two people in mortal danger - four children injured

The driver, who originally stopped at the end of the traffic jam, was taken to hospital with serious injuries, as was his 80-year-old passenger, who was transported to a clinic by helicopter.

The 29-year-old driver of the oncoming car suffered moderate injuries.

The driver who caused the accident was uninjured, while the four children who were in the car with him suffered minor injuries and were taken to hospital.

The B11 was temporarily closed to investigate the accident.

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The editor Felix Herz wrote this article and then used an AI language model for optimization at his own discretion.

All information has been carefully checked. 

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Source: merkur

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