Gommern (dpa / sa) - A 57-year-old driver was killed in a head-on collision on a country road near Gommern (Jerichower Land district).

A 24-year-old got his car on the wrong side of the street on Monday evening for an unexplained cause and crashed head-on into the man's car, the police said.

Both men were trapped in their cars after the accident.

The 57-year-old died at the accident site.

The 24-year-old was seriously injured and his passenger was slightly injured in the hospital.

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