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Three killed in 50-car autobahn crash

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Damaged cars are seen on the A1 highway near Cloppenburg, Germany on Jan. 20. More than 50 vehicles crashed during a row of accidents. The reason of the disaster is yet unclear.

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An aerial view showing wrecked cars and trucks after a multiple vehicle accident on A1 freeway near Cloppenburg, Germany, on Jan. 20.

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Damaged trucks are pictured on the A1 highway near Cloppenburg, Germany on Jan. 20. More than 50 vehicles crashed during a row of accidents. The reason of the disaster is yet unclear.

Low visibility due to foggy weather contributed to a car crash that involved over 50 cars along the autobahn in Cloppenburg, Germany. According to the Telegraph, three people were killed and 35 injured in the pileup that closed 6 miles of the highway.

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Damaged cars are pictured on the motorway A1 near German village of Cloppenburg on Jan. 20.