Verden (dpa / lni) - A trailer of a truck combination with dangerous goods overturned on the A27 near Walsrode.

As the police said, the trailer fell to the side on Thursday morning for an unexplained cause while driving and came to a halt on the main lane.

The 51-year-old driver was uninjured.

Various packages with different contents were stored in the trailer, including almost 200 liters of paint and industrial alcohol, which were declared as dangerous goods.

The trailer was towed.

For cleaning and rescue work, the A27 in the direction of Cuxhaven between Walsrode-West and Verden-Ost was completely closed until midday.

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