(Adds that decision made to approve rail subsidies from truck tolls in paragraph 2) By Lisa Jucca BRUSSELS, July 23 (Reuters) - The European Commission said on Wednesday it had opened a state aid probe into Germany's plan to compensate its truck drivers for money they will pay under a future toll system. The probe was launched as the Commission approved an EU-wide scheme to use road tolls on lorries in environmentally sensitive areas to help pay for rail lines to reduce truck traffic. ...
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