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Motorcyclist severely injured in accident
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Motorcyclist severely injured in accident

30.08.2013 From our online archive
A motorcyclist suffered severe injuries to one of his legs, after being hit by a car, which had swerved into oncoming traffic on Thursday evening.

(CS/gs) A motorcyclist suffered severe injuries to one of his legs, after being hit by a car, which had swerved into oncoming traffic on Thursday evening.

The accident ocurred around 7pm on the N13 between Bous and Dalheim. Why the car left its lane is not clear.

While inital reports said that the motorcyclist had suffered extensive injuries, police later said that he was conscious at the scene and the injuries affected mainly one of his legs. The motorcyclist's injuries were not life-threatening.

The biker was airlifted to hospital by Luxembourg Air Rescue and the N13 was temporarily closed for clean up operations.