Forchheim (dpa / lby) - A taxi passenger died of his injuries after an accident in Upper Franconia. The taxi in which the 87-year-old was sitting collided with the car of a woman in Forchheim on Friday afternoon who apparently wanted to turn on the state road, the police said on Saturday.
The taxi driver was no longer able to prevent the collision. The 87-year-old was pushed from the back seat of the taxi against the front seat. He was taken to a hospital with injuries. There his condition worsened. He died according to the information in the night in the clinic.
The taxi driver and the driver were taken to hospital with minor injuries. How exactly the accident happened has yet to be determined, it said.