Accident in Saxony: car transporter crashes into the end of a traffic jam – man dead

Klipphausen (Saxony) – The driver’s cab of the white van is almost completely under a truck, behind it is a fully loaded car transporter while rescue workers secure the scene of the accident. Any help came too late for a 50-year-old man.


According to the police, the driver (51) of the Volvo instead loaded with jeeps crashed on Wednesday afternoon at around 12.40 p.m. on the A4 between the Wilsdruff junction and the Nossen triangle into the van stopping at the end of the traffic jam and pushed it into a truck standing in front of it.

An aerial photo shows the extent of the accident

Photo: Fire brigades in the Meißen district

The driver of the van had no chance – he died on the spot. The person who caused the accident survived and was taken to a clinic with serious injuries.

“Property damage to all four vehicles was not yet known,” said a police spokesman. “The Autobahn 4 is completely closed in the direction of Chemnitz. It is not known how long the rescue work will take. “

Current information on the traffic situation can be found on the Internet at


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