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Truck rams van in Leudelange - road closed
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Truck rams van in Leudelange - road closed

14.03.2012 From our online archive
A truck driver in Leudelange swerved into the opposite lane of a main road and smashed into a van parked by the side of the road.

(ADW) A truck driver in Leudelange swerved into the opposite lane of a main road and smashed into a van parked by the side of the road.

The incident took place at noon on Tuesday on rue d'Esch in Leudelange, and although the van was parked, the driver was still inside, injured by the impact and taken to hospital.

The truck driver suffered shock and was also sent to hospital.

After the crash, a large amount of fuel spilled out onto rue d'Esch adding to debris already strewn across the road.

At the time of writing (12:30pm) the road was blocked while a clean-up operation takes place and police state that rue d'Esch in Leudelange will be closed for several hours.