A 44-year-old landed on the roof of a rental car after hitting a lantern in Berlin-Spandau. As the police announced on Monday, the man was able to free himself from the car. He was hospitalized with injuries to his arm and shock. According to a police spokesman, it was still being checked whether the accident happened because the driver was driving too fast. According to a breath alcohol test, the man was not under the influence of alcohol.
The 44-year-old was driving his rental car in Siemensstadt when he left the street on Siemensdamm and landed on the lamppost. According to the police, this was so badly damaged that the Berlin fire brigade had to saw it because it threatened to tip over onto the street.