Solingen (dpa / lnw) - Three people were injured in a rear-end collision in Solingen on Tuesday evening, a car rammed a street lamp that tipped against a house.

As the police announced, a driver (83) had rammed his vehicle into another car that was waiting at a red light for unknown reasons.

He pushed the car onto another waiting motorcycle.

According to the police, the motorcyclist fell and injured himself slightly.

The 83-year-old's car slipped on and hit the lantern, which snapped off and fell onto a house.

In addition to the motorcyclist, the 83-year-old and his passenger were injured, the police said.

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