Fulda (dpa/lhe) - A 57-year-old driver collided head-on with a truck in an accident on federal highway 84 near Rasdorf (Fulda district) and died. For reasons that are still unclear, the woman collided with the oncoming truck on a straight stretch on Friday morning, the police said. She was trapped in her car and injured so badly that she died at the scene of the accident.
The 54-year-old driver of the truck was reportedly slightly injured. The main road was still completely closed on Friday afternoon and traffic was diverted. An expert should clarify the exact course of the accident. The police estimated the damage to property at around 60,000 euros.