Mother and son die in car crash outside Komotini

A 42-year-old motorist and his 57-year-old mother died on Wednesday after the car they were traveling in crashed into a vehicle being driven by a 37-year-old Chinese national on a country road a few kilometers outside the northern city of Komotini.

According to traffic police, the 42-year-old was killed instantly while his mother died of her injuries in a Komotini hospital a few hours later.

The Chinese national was hospitalized with minor injuries.