In the case of snow and icy conditions on the roads in the West of Germany, two people were killed.

In Paderborn died a motorist in an accident in the heavy drift of snow. As the police said, was caught on Friday evening a vehicle into oncoming traffic and crashed into the car of the 49-year-old man. His passenger survived seriously injured. The ‘polluter pays’ hovered in mortal danger. The driver of a third car that was in the accident, was also seriously injured.

In Rhineland-Palatinate, was injured an 18-year-old novice in an accident on a snow-slippery road is deadly. The police announced, slipped his car in the night of Saturday near Hassloch of the roadway and overturned in a field. The 18-Year-old died in the Trümern. Its 16 and 17-year-old companion were freed by the fire brigade and were unhurt.

The German weather service warned the night before of dangerous road smoothness in several regions of Germany.

dpa