Mass crash on the A3 near worth: three crashes on freeway 3 on friday morning. 14 people were injured in the series of accidents in the regensburg district, two of them seriously.
Truck hits end of traffic jam on A3 without braking: driver trapped – life-threateningly injured
first there was a rear-end collision near worth an der donau at about 6 o’clock on friday morning, said a police spokesman. Shortly afterwards, another collision occurred: when a truck braked heavily in front of the accident site, a van drove onto the truck. One person was seriously injured in the collision and, according to the police, his life was initially in danger. Two other people were slightly injured.
Transporter crashes into fire truck
The fire department arrived to remove parts of the vehicle and to secure the roadway. A van hit a fire truck for reasons that are still unclear. Eight people were injured in the van, one of them moderately and two seriously. In addition, three firefighters suffered minor injuries as a result of the accident.
Apparently, the approach to the scene of the accident also proved to be problematic for the rescue teams: since the drivers had not formed a rescue lane in the traffic jam, the rescue teams had to fight their way out of the traffic jam and partially drive in the opposite direction.
The A3 was temporarily closed in both directions this morning. The road in the direction of passau remained closed in the morning to clear the area and to investigate the causes of the accident.