News ID: 109189
Publish Date : 20 November 2022 - 21:41

12 Killed, 27 Wounded in Traffic Crash in Egypt

CAIRO (Xinhua) – At least 12 people were killed and 27 others wounded on Sunday in a traffic crash in eastern Egypt, an Egyptian health official said. The passenger bus of a private company collided with a trailer truck on a highway in Ras Ghareb city of the Red Sea Governorate, Ismail El-Araby, the undersecretary of the health office of the Red Sea Governorate, told Xinhua. Thirty ambulances were sent to the accident scene, and the wounded were transferred to hospitals in Ras Ghareb city and Hurghada city, while the dead bodies were taken to a nearby morgue, he said.