16 Fatalities and 34 Wounded in Pilgrimage Bus Accident

تم نشره في Thu 17 March / Mar 2016. 12:00 AM
  • From the Accident Site

AMMAN — A bus flipped last night, south of Jordan in Maan, while en route to Saudi Arabia transporting Palestinian pilgrims, with 50 casualties. Traffic Department reports state that the accident was caused by a sudden shift in lanes, leading to the bus spinning out of control and flipping over, killing 16 and wounding 34. The wounded pilgrimers were taken the nearest hospitals to be treated, as locals rushed to donate blood.

Reports have been submitted to respective judicial authorities for legal processing and procedure.

AMMAN — A bus flipped last night, south of Jordan in Maan, while en route to Saudi Arabia transporting Palestinian pilgrims, with 50 casualties. Traffic Department reports state that the accident was caused by a sudden shift in lanes, leading to the bus spinning out of control and flipping over, killing 16 and wounding 34. The wounded pilgrimers were taken the nearest hospitals to be treated, as locals rushed to donate blood.

Reports have been submitted to respective judicial authorities for legal processing and procedure.

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