Lower Saxony and Bremen
Driving under the influence of alcohol: five young people injured after an accident
Gifhorn (dpa / lni) – Under the influence of alcohol, an 18-year-old caused a serious accident in Hankensbüttel in the Gifhorn district. He went off the road early Sunday morning on a left curve and collided with trees and a property fence on an embankment. The five occupants between the ages of 17 and 20, three of whom were young men, suffered injuries, some of them serious but not life-threatening, police said. They were taken to various hospitals by ambulance for further examination. The suspected driver comes from the Rotenburg district. They took a blood sample and confiscated his driver’s license.