Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

11 March 2014

Egypt: Update - Death Toll in Suez Road Crash Rises Up to 22

Suez — The death toll of a Suez road accident that happened earlier on Tuesday has risen to 22, a medical source said.

A bus carrying 50 people crashed into a truck parked near Ayun Moussa power station early on Tuesday.

A source told the state news agency that 24 people were hurt as a result of the crash, adding that 10 were in poor condition while four have been sent to Cairo to receive medical attention.

Bodies of the deceased were sent to a public morgue in Suez, the source added.

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