Magdeburg (dpa / sa) - In Magdeburg, a 20-year-old crashed his car into a tree and was seriously injured.

As the police announced on Wednesday morning, the man came off a street in the north of Magdeburg to the right on Tuesday evening and collided with the tree.

He was able to free himself from his vehicle and was then taken to the hospital by the rescue workers.

The police have started the investigation, it said. 

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