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Home News N. Germany autobahn pileup, 8 dead, due to sandstorm

N. Germany autobahn pileup, 8 dead, due to sandstorm

Published on 10/04/2011

At least 8 people have died with close to 100 people reportedly injured, some very seriously, following a highly unusual sandstorm that struck the A19 autobahn near Rostock, in N. Germany, Friday. The dark wall of debris was apparently due to a mix of sand, dirt from freshly plowed fields, dry weather and high winds, ...