Gotha
Serious traffic accident on B 247: Two injured

After a head-on collision between a car and a truck early Friday morning on the B 247, there are still major traffic restrictions on the route in the Gotha district. As a police spokeswoman said, a 49-year-old driver overlooked a truck in the oncoming lane while overtaking and collided with it head-on. The 49-year-old suffered serious injuries. The 38-year-old driver of the truck was also injured and taken to a hospital.

After a head-on collision between a car and a truck early Friday morning on the B 247, there are still major traffic restrictions on the route in the Gotha district. As a police spokeswoman said, a 49-year-old driver overlooked a truck in the oncoming lane while overtaking and collided with it head-on. The 49-year-old suffered serious injuries. The 38-year-old driver of the truck was also injured and taken to a hospital.

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