Winnweiler
Several injured after collision on B48

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An ambulance is parked in the street with its blue lights on. Photo: Jens Kalaene/zb/dpa/Symbolbild

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When two cars collided near Winnweiler (Donnersbergkreis), six people were injured – two of them seriously. A 61-year-old driver wanted to turn off the federal highway 48 to Winnweiler when he overlooked an oncoming car for unknown reasons, the police said on Wednesday evening. The two cars collided. The 61-year-old and the 26-year-old driver of the other car were injured, as were the four passengers of the 26-year-old. One person was taken to the hospital by rescue helicopter. The B48 was completely blocked for around two hours.

When two cars collide Winnweiler (Donnersbergkreis) six people were injured – two of them seriously. A 61-year-old driver wanted to turn off the federal highway 48 to Winnweiler when he overlooked an oncoming car for unknown reasons, the police said on Wednesday evening. The two cars collided. The 61-year-old and the 26-year-old driver of the other car were injured, as were the four passengers of the 26-year-old. One person was taken to the hospital by rescue helicopter. The B48 was completely blocked for around two hours.

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