Two people are killed and 37 injured in a car accident in Degen District of East Gojjam Zone police announced.
The accident happened when a passenger bus is collied with a heavy truck yesterday at 5 O’ clock local time in a place called Zemetn Kebele, according to Inspector Gobeza Yirsawu, public relation officer at the zonal police department.
The bus driver and other passenger died immediately after the accident, 11 sustained serious 26 minor injuries, the Inspector said.
All the injured victims had been taken to Dejen Hospital for treatment.
Causes of the traffic accidents are being investigated, said police
Bodies of the victims are sent to families and the causes of traffic accidents are being investigated, said police
Gobeze also urged drivers to drive more safely in the rain without posing a danger to themselves, pedestrians and other road users.