39 People Injured in Bus Accident in Eastern Morocco

Rabat – Thirty-nine people were injured on Thursday morning when a bus overturned in the Oujda-Angad prefecture in northeast Morocco.Four people are in serious condition following the accident at the rural Labsara commune on National Road 6, which connects the cities of Taourirt and Oujda.The injured were taken to Mohammed VI University Hospital Centre to receive the necessary treatment, and an investigation has been opened to determine the causes of the accident. While the number of road accident fatalities in Morocco have decreased during the first five months of 2017, the total number of road accidents increased by 9.03 percent compared to the same period in 2016.