The emergency services were kept busy by a number of road accidents on Thursday night.

Shortly past 2am on Friday, a truck and a car collided on the A1 between the Irrgarten roundabout and the Howald tunnel. As communicated by the bridges and roads authority, maintenance cleaning works were being carried out in the Cents and Howald tunnels. As the Grand Ducal Fire and Rescue Service (CGDIS) bulletin reports, the lorry was driving in the wrong direction. One person was wounded in the incident.

Two further collisions happened in the late afternoon on Thursday: two people were injured in an accident between Echternach and Weilerbach just before 6pm.

A further accident occurred after 5.30pm on the A13 between Schengen and Mondorf, with one person sustaining injuries.