Five people were killed in road accident along the Adi Keih-Tsorona road on December 1.
Adi-Keih, 3 December 2010 – Five people were killed in road accident along the Adi Keih-Tsorona road on December 1.
The Traffic Police in Adi-Keih sub-zone indicated that the accident occurred when a heavy truck with Code No. 3-08211 carrying 67 people and about 70 quintals of grain overturned while moving from Tsorona to Adi-Keih.
Investigation is underway to identify the cause of the accident, according to the Police.
The Adi-Keih Hospital medical director, Dr. Mulugeta Haile, said that 50 people who sustained injuries are under medical treatment in the hospital, while another 4 have been referred to Asmara for advanced treatment.