Lorry aluminium spill sets German motorway on fire

Lorry aluminium spill sets German motorway on fire
Copyright 
By Euronews with Reuters
Share this articleComments
Share this articleClose Button
Copy/paste the article video embed link below:Copy to clipboardCopied

Motorway traffic was serverely disrupted near Dortmund in western Germany on Sunday after a lorry carrying liquid aluminium overturned on the A1. 16

ADVERTISEMENT

Motorway traffic was serverely disrupted near Dortmund in western Germany on Sunday after a lorry carrying liquid aluminium overturned on the A1.

16 August 2015 #Liquid-aluminium-accident on A1 in Germany pic.twitter.com/BZs3f481w2

— Robert Stróż (@robert_stroz) August 16, 2015

According to police the vehicle skidded for reasons unknown, and crashed into the central reservation barrier before spilling its hot load onto the road, setting fire to it.

The accident blocked all three lanes.

The driver of the lorry was slightly injured.

Share this articleComments

You might also like

Prominent AfD figure stands trial for using Nazi slogan

Why is Nicaragua taking Germany to court for ‘facilitating genocide in Gaza’?

German synagogue attacked with incendiary device