KIEV, Sept. 21 (Xinhua) -- Nine people were killed in a road accident in Odessa, south of Ukraine, according to the State Emergency Service (SES) of Ukraine on Saturday.
"As a result of the collision of a passenger minibus traveling to Odessa and a truck returning from the regional center, nine people were killed and three more were injured. The exact number of victims is being established," said the message published on the SES website.
The accident occurred on the highway around 2 p.m. local time (1100 GMT).
Investigators, road police, rescuers and doctors are working at the scene. Enditem