As the police announced on thursday, the 77-year-old scooter rider who collided with a car between gasseldorf and unterleinleiter on monday afternoon, causing life-threatening injuries, succumbed to his injuries in the night before thursday.
A 77-year-old moped rider tried to cross the state road between unterleinleiter and gasseldorf with his vehicle at the junction of leinleiterstrabe on monday evening.
In doing so, he overlooked the car of a 29-year-old BMW driver approaching from unterleinleiter on the staatsstrabe, according to the police.
Scooter hit by car: pictures from the scene in unterleinleiter
in the subsequent side collision of both vehicles, both road users were injured. The 77-year-old moped rider had to be taken to hospital by the rescue helicopter with serious head injuries. The material damage amounts to approx. 5000 euro.
Second accident with motorcycle
During the cleanup of the serious motorcycle accident in unterleinleiter, there was another traffic accident involving a motorcycle on the st2260 on monday evening.
Pictures of the second accident on monday evening
the motorcyclist was driving on the state road from ebermannstadt in the direction of pretzfeld. At the end of a left-hand bend, the rear wheel of his yamaha lost its grip while accelerating.
The 28-year-old ran off the road to the right, fell and was seriously injured. The bike was damaged to the tune of 3000 euros.