A 50-year old motorcyclist died in an accident on the main road between Hildburghausen and Gerhardtsgereuth on Monday. The police said the man on Monday morning in the opposite lane was right and frowned with an approaching car collided.
According to the police, paramedics first succeeded in resuscitating the man. He succumbed shortly thereafter to his injuries in the hospital. The 85-year-old motorist was slightly injured and had to be looked after by an emergency doctor. Because of the rescue work, the main road was completely closed. The material damage is about 9,000 euros.