Willingen / Korbach (dpa / lhe) - In the Waldeck-Frankenberg district, a regional train collided with an excavator arm.

The driver of a truck on which the excavator was located wanted to back up at a level crossing in Willingen-Stryck on Monday evening because a car was coming towards him, as the police in Korbach announced on Tuesday morning.

Previously, «hna.de» reported.

The driver of a regional train could no longer brake, so that the train collided with the excavator arm.

Nobody was injured in the accident.

According to initial estimates, the train suffered damage of more than 20,000 euros.

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