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Police find woman's body in boot of crashed car

AFP · 4 Jul 2010, 18:32

Published: 04 Jul 2010 18:32 GMT+02:00

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Authorities said they made the grisly discovery early Sunday on a small road near the village of Dolle, around 200 kilometres (120 miles) to the west of Berlin.

One woman, 27, driving a Volkswagen, died after her car caught fire. A 59-year-old man driving a Mazda was killed by the crash impact, police said. In the boot of the Mazda, there was the body of an unidentified woman "who most likely did not die in the crash," the spokesman told AFP.

The cause of the high-speed crash was unclear and police said the stretch of road on which the accident occurred was "fairly straight with no difficulties."

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There were apparently no witnesses to the crash. A passing motorist informed police.

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19:15 July 4, 2010 by snorge
I am sure the 59 year old and the 27 year old have a lot to bicker about with St. Peter at the Pearly Gates....
19:40 July 4, 2010 by wxman
I suspect the headline more accurately should read, "Husband Gets What He Deserves for Killing His Wife".
20:59 July 4, 2010 by vonSchwerin
Was the man wearing a seatbelt? Did his Mazda have front and side-impact airbags? And how fast were they going? Police "made the grisly discovery early Sunday," but did the crash take place at night, or Sunday morning? There are a lot of unanswered questions here, and that doesn't even take into account the body in the boot of the car.
21:57 July 4, 2010 by strahlungsamt
Weren't they searching the forest for a missing female judge a few days ago?

Did they ever find her???
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