Dozens hurt in 100-vehicle pile-up in Germany

Wrecked cars and lorries.
More than 100 vehicles were involved in the pile-up near Frankfurt, Germany. Credit: Boris Roessler/DPA/Press Association Images

More than 100 cars and lorries were involved in a pile-up on the autobahn north of Frankfurt today amid severe weather conditions.

The A45 autobahn was closed after the incident took place.
The A45 autobahn was closed after the incident took place. Credit: Boris Roessler/DPA/Press Association Images

Police said dozens of people were injured, but no deaths have been reported.

A police officer stands among the wrecked vehicles.
A police officer stands among the wrecked vehicles. Credit: Boris Roessler/DPA/Press Association Images

The incident took place on the A45 near near Muenzenberg, Germany.

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