At least 22 dead in Egypt bus, truck crash

12:48, Tuesday, 19 July, 2022
At least 22 dead in Egypt bus, truck crash

At least 22 people have been killed and 33 injured in a crash near Egypt's southern province of Minya.
     The accident took place early on Tuesday morning when a passenger bus hit a stopped Authorities said the truck was changing tyres on the roadside when the bus hit it in the city of Malawi in Minya province, about 220 kilometres south of Cairo.
     Ambulances rushed to the scene to transfer the injured to hospitals in Minya.
     Traffic accidents kill thousands of people every year in Egypt, which has a poor transportation safety record.truck on a highway linking the capital of Cairo to the country's south, local authorities in Minya said in a statement.

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