A1: BMW wants to cross on the right – three injured and major property damage

A1: BMW wants to cross on the right – three injured and major property damage


Yesterday evening, around 10:15 pm, there was a traffic accident on the Autobahn 1 between the Reinfeld junction and the Lübeck junction towards Fehmarn.

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According to the current state of knowledge, 24-year-old Reinfelder drove the BMW in the left lane of Autobahn 1 towards Fehmarn.

A 56-year-old man from Lübeck was driving a Ford in the same lane between the Reinfeld junction and the Lübeck junction. He saw the BMW driving faster and switched to the middle lane.

At the same time, Reinfelder also pulled into the center lane to pass the Ford on the right. He then swerved to the right to avoid a collision and lost control of his car. He first crashed into the median barrier and then into the Ford.

In the accident, the two drivers were seriously injured and the 51-year-old Ford passenger was slightly injured. They were taken to the hospital. An 18-year-old passenger in the Ford was not injured. The material damage caused is estimated at more than 13,000 euros.

For the duration of the accident and rescue, the road to Fehmarn had to be closed for 1.5 hours.

Text: Ratzeburg Police Headquarters (ots) / Editor, Photo: Ahrensburg-Portal

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