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Fatal accident on federal highway: pedestrian is hit by car

A 21-year-old dies in a serious accident on the B44 near Riedstadt in the Groß-Gerau district. The police are now asking for clues.

Riedstadt – Late on Wednesday evening (December 22nd, 2021) there was a fatal accident on Bundesstraße 44 in Riedstadt in southern Hesse (Groß-Gerau district). A pedestrian was run over by a car while crossing a street. Despite immediate attempts at resuscitation, the 21-year-old died at the scene of the accident, the police said on Thursday night.

The 21-year-old from the Groß-Gerau district had crossed the street late in the evening when the car hit him, according to the current state of investigation by the police. Despite immediate resuscitation measures, he died at the scene of the accident. The 26-year-old driver of the car and his 24-year-old passenger were uninjured. Property damage occurred to the car.

Fatal accident on B44 near Riedstadt (Groß-Gerau district) – police are looking for witnesses

After the accident in Riedstadt, the B44 had to be completely closed at times. According to the police, there were only minor disabilities due to the time – the blockage was finally lifted around 4 a.m. Now the police are looking for witnesses who can call 06152 / 175-0. (svw)

Some time ago there was also an accident on the B426 near Riedstadt in which a 66-year-old man died. The police assumed there was a medical cause.

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