Buckling Highways German Autobahns Can't Stand the Heat

High temperatures throughout much of Germany Wednesday have caused the country's highways to buckle and rip in many places. A motorcyclist died on Wednesday as a result.
A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday after driving over this rip in the highway near Abensberg.

A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday after driving over this rip in the highway near Abensberg.

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