Kasserine: One dead, 12 injured in traffic accident

One person was killed and 12 others were injured, including three seriously, as a four-wheel drive vehicle collided with a rural transport on the road between the city of Kasserine and the delegation of Hassi El Frid on Monday morning.


The rural transport vehicle was carrying teachers and paramedics to Hassi El Frid, local health director in Kasserine Abdelghani Chaabani told TAP.


A teacher among the injured was admitted to the ICU at the local hospital in Kasserine, seven others to the orthopedic department while two of the injured were transferred to the university hospital of Ben Arous and the university hospital of Sahloul in Sousse, the same source said.


Two people among the injured were discharged of the hospital in Kasserine after they received the necessary treatment, he added.


Source: Tap News Agency