In Neubrandenburg (Mecklenburg Lake District), a 74-year-old driver was seriously injured in an accident on Saturday afternoon. According to the police on Sunday, the woman initially collided with another car in a roundabout in the Yuri Gagarin Ring and left the road. The 74-year-old then continued her journey and then collided with a car again on Woldegker Stra├če.

According to the information, the woman smelled alcohol. She was taken to hospital with serious injuries. According to police, the other vehicle occupants were uninjured, but were also taken to a clinic to be checked. The cars involved were no longer drivable after the accident. The police estimated the property damage at around 53,000 euros.

Criminal proceedings were initiated against the 74-year-old on suspicion of endangering road traffic, it was said.

Police press release