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HGV pile-up on A1 motorway
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HGV pile-up on A1 motorway

19.06.2015 From our online archive
One person was seriously injured after a horrific crash involving two lorries and a flat-bed truck on the A1 motorway on Friday.

One person was seriously injured after a horrific crash involving two lorries and a flat-bed truck on the A1 motorway on Friday.

The collision occurred at 12.15pm close to the Grünewald exit on the lane of traffic travelling towards Luxembourg.

Following the accident, the driver of the flat-bed truck was trapped in the wreckage of the cab and had to be freed by emergency services.

He suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital. The motorway was closed until 1.15pm to allow for the rescue operation.

The circumstances of the collision were not provided by police at the time of publishing. 

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