A 40-year-old drowned in Langenhagen near Hanover after saving a 26-year-old swimmer. As the police said, the 26-year-old was due to an unknown cause in need in an excavated lake. The 40-year-old and another man were able to get him to safety.
After the rescue, however, the 40-year-old even in the water. Witnesses alerted the police, who were on site for another operation. According to the police, around 110 emergency services took part in the search for the man who only be recovered dead could.
Details of the exact course of the alleged accident on Saturday evening are not yet known. According to the police, kan indication of third party negligence in front.