12 killed, 20 injured in road accident in central Tunisia

Source: Xinhua| 2019-04-27 19:26:54|Editor: xuxin
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TUNIS, April 27 (Xinhua) -- At least 12 people were killed and 20 others were injured in a road accident on Saturday morning in Tunisian central district of Sabala in Sidi Bouzid province, local media reported.

The fatal accident occurred after the collision between a truck carrying farm workers and a truck carrying poultry, Tunis Afrique Presse reported.

The report added that 11 people died on the spot, while a woman succumbed to her injuries when she was sent to Sidi Bouzid Regional Hospital.

The accident left 20 wounded, most of whom were transferred to the region's hospital.