11 passengers, including 9 schoolteachers, were killed in a south Baghdad road crash
Baghdad, (PMB NEWS). 11 people, including 9 teachers, were killed in a collision between a bus and Hi-ace.
4 injured with minor injuries were shifted to a hospital located in south Bagdad government officials said.
The accident occurred at dawn in Babylon province when the group of worshipers was returning in a minibus from the city of Karbala, police said.
The preliminary report said that the collision occurred due to reckless driving and excessive speed.
Local authorities said victims were returning in a bus from the city of Karbala after eating Ramadan sehri. Police were unable to provide further information about the victims.