Five people were injured in a road accident on the A73 in Limburg during the night from Saturday to Sunday. Two victims are believed to have suffered serious injuries, police said. They were all taken to hospital.
The accident happened at around 2.30am near Grubbenvorst towards Venray. Two cars were hit on the road for an unknown reason. One of the vehicles fire. Firefighters were able to extinguish the blaze.
All five occupants were injured. A trauma helicopter was also deployed to provide assistance as soon as possible.
The road is closed to traffic. According to the police, this could take some time.