Recke (dpa / lnw) - Two drivers were seriously injured in a traffic accident near Recke (Tecklenburger Land).

According to initial findings, a 24-year-old from Recke had overlooked another car on Tuesday evening when turning into a country road near Twenhusen, as the police announced.

Both drivers were injured in the collision, and the man from Recke was even life-threatening.

He was taken to a hospital by helicopter.