Nine (9) people were killed and four (4) others were injured of varying severity in a traffic accident that took place today, Thursday, at the level of National Road No. 3 in the Borj Al-Hawas municipality in the state of Djanet.
According to the civil protection services, the accident was the overturning of a passenger bus that included the Djanet-Elysee line, 30 km from the municipality of Burj Al-Hawas, towards the state capital, Djanet.
The civil protection elements of the advanced center in Harir intervened to rescue and transport the wounded and transferred the bodies of the victims to the public hospital institution in Djanet.
The relevant security services have opened an investigation into the causes of this fatal accident.