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25 Killed in Sinai Road Accident

(MENAFN - Qatar News Agency) Twenty-five people, including three children, were killed in a road accident in the Sinai Peninsula early on Tuesday when a bus collided with a truck.



Another 25, including the driver of the bus, were injured, Egypt's Ahram On Line reporte



The bus, which was carrying passengers from South Sinai to the Nile Delta city of Mansoura, hit a truck in a head-on collision on the highway between Oyoun Mousa and Sue



The accident follows two others on Monday in which 16 were kille



Egypt experienced a spate of stormy weather on Sunday, which caused a number of accident



It is not known if Tuesday's incident was weather-relate



Egypt is notorious for its poor road safety. According to the World Health Organisation, 12,000 Egyptians are killed in accidents annually
25 Killed in Sinai Road Accident