On Sunday morning at about 5:30 clock the fire department Vörden were called to a traffic accident with a trapped person.
On the L76 from Vörden direction BAB was in the district Hörsten a small car on grader route to the right off the road and collided head-on with a tree. Due to the impact of the impact, the engine block was torn out of the vehicle and was about 40m further on the road. The vehicle was thrown over a ditch on a field. The driver was trapped in the vehicle.
The arriving emergency doctor could only determine the death of the 22-year-old from Vörden. The fire department had to free the dead person from the vehicle with heavy equipment. In use were several vehicles of the police, the rescue service from Damme with RTW and NEF and the fire brigade Vörden with TLF and GW. The L76 remained closed until about 7 o’clock for traffic.