Düren (dpa / lnw) - Two people were critically injured in a collision between a minibus and a taxi on the A4 near Düren. In addition, the 21-year-old driver of the bus, six other passengers and the 26-year-old taxi driver, a firefighter and a first responder were slightly injured, the police said on Sunday.
The firefighter and a car driver who rushed to help were injured while rescuing the occupants from the minibus. The critically injured, a 35-year-old man and a 37-year-old woman, were taken to the hospital. After a positive drug test, the taxi driver's blood was drawn. He was also deprived of his driver's license.