Wächtering (dpa / lby) - In the Donau-Ries district, a car crashed into a tree, killing two young men. Three other men in the same car were injured on Sunday evening, some seriously, the police said on Monday morning. The vehicle occupants are between 19 and 22 years old.
According to the information, the car was traveling on a district road when a tractor that protruded over the middle of the lane came towards it. When trying to avoid him, the car skidded and hit the tree at relatively high speed.
A 19- and a 22-year-old died from their serious injuries directly at the scene of the accident. Two men suffered minor injuries and one man suffered serious injuries, sources said. They were taken to nearby hospitals. According to the current state of knowledge, the tractor driver did not even notice the accident, but could be determined in the meantime.