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Driver injured as car thrown over bridge railings
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Driver injured as car thrown over bridge railings

30.05.2013 From our online archive
A driver was injured when his car slammed into bridge railings and plunged into a ditch below on Wednesday.

(ADW) A driver was injured when his car slammed into bridge railings and plunged into a ditch below on Wednesday.

The incident happened at about 8.30pm on a stretch of road between Bettembourg and Peppange when a driver appeared to lose control of his car, crash into bridge railings before being thrown over them, and plunging into a ditch below. The car finally came to a stop, landing on its side.

Despite being injured, the driver was able to free himself from the wreckage.

Emergency services quickly arrived and transported him to hospital.