Dead and seriously injured in accident near Stadskanaal

Someone has died in a head-on collision on the N366, just across the provincial border in Groningen. A second person was seriously injured.

The accident happened around 7 p.m. between Stadskanaal and Musselkanaal. Two vehicles collided, one ended up in an adjacent ditch. The two drivers of the vehicles were the victims.

Several fire brigades, ambulances and the Mobile Medical Team (MMT) were called. For one of the victims, assistance was no longer of any help.

As far as we know, there were no other people in the vehicles. The police are investigating and looking for witnesses.