A motorcyclist had an accident on the A7 on Monday morning. The A7 was completely closed for over an hour from Warder in the direction of Flensburg.
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Warder | On Monday morning around 8:45 a.m., a motorcyclist had a serious accident on the A7 between the Warder and Rendsburg junctions (northbound). The autobahn was completely closed for over an hour.
Misfortune happened after overtaking
The motorcyclist is said to have overtaken several truck drivers, then suddenly he cut into the right lane between two trucks, the police say. The motorcyclist is said to have driven into the back of a truck and then fell. He was left deadly injured in the right lane. The motorcyclist is said to have been approachable.
A rescue helicopter was requested and landed on the A7.
From 8:51 a.m., the northbound motorway was completely closed from the scene of the accident, the traffic was diverted at the Warder junction, and there were significant backlogs.
The critically injured motorcyclist was flown to the UKSH Kiel by rescue helicopter, according to the police.