a Serious accident on Christmas day: On an icy highway in Rhineland-Palatinate have been injured at Christmas eight people.

According to police, a 29-year-old man with his car was on the B422 at all Bach (Landkreis Birkenfeld) on the opposite lane, where he crashed into a stray car. The driver was trapped and suffered life-threatening injuries.

his six-passenger injuries – three of the children suffered at the age of six months to five years were easily three adults between the ages of 18 and 30 years, were seriously injured. The 30-year-old driver of the stray vehicle suffered minor injuries. All eight of the injured were taken to hospitals.

A day before Christmas eve, a young man had caused in Neuberg in Hesse, a serious traffic accident, in which a total of six people were injured. The 25-year-old responsible for causing the accident appeared to have been drugged. It was in a curve with his car on the oncoming lane, where he crashed into the car of a family.

The 36-year-old mother suffered as a result of the collision, severe injuries, her husband and nine-year-old daughter light. The accident was slightly injured, his two 21-and 25-year-old passenger were hospitalized with serious injuries.

EAA/dpa