Polish PM in hospital for routine checks after car crash

Reuters News
Posted: Feb 10, 2017 1:47 PM

WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydlo suffered bruising when a private car crashed into her limousine on Friday in Oswiecim, near Krakow, public broadcaster TVP Info said, quoting a government spokesman.

"PM Szydlo is in hospital for routine checks," spokesman Rafal Bochenek told TVP Info. "Fortunately, nothing serious happened to the prime minister."

(Reporting by Marcin Goclowski; Editing by Mark Trevelyan)