After a frontal crash in Schleswig-Holstein: man burns in his car | Regional

Schleswig-Holstein – In Tetenhusen, Schleswig-Holstein, a man was burned to death in his own car on Wednesday night.

At around 2:30 a.m., witnesses sounded the alarm. A man had lost control of his car and crashed head-on into a tree on a country road at high speed. Shortly afterwards, flames blazed from the vehicle.

Alarmed rescuers rushed to the scene of the accident on Kropper Strasse, but the man could no longer be helped. He was already trapped in the flames in his vehicle and burned to death.

Firefighters extinguished the vehicle and illuminated the scene of the accident for the police. With the help of experts, the investigators began to reconstruct the course of the accident that night.

How exactly it led to the accident and who the driver was is still completely unclear.

During the recording of the accident, the road was closed for several hours.