4 Umrah pilgrims die in bus-truck collision

December 1, 2017 Off By Web Desk

Madinah (OIC-UNA) – Four Umrah pilgrims were killed and 40 others injured on Thursday afternoon, when a bus carrying Asian pilgrims collided head-on with a big truck on Al-Hijrah Madinah-Makkah Expressway near Al-Far’ Valley (Wadi Al-Far’).

The Spokesman of the Saudi Red Crescent Authority in Madinah Province Khaled Al-Sahli revealed that 12 of them suffered serious injury, 8 moderate and 20 slight. Red Crescent and Health Ministry teams transported all the injured to the nearby hospitals.

Source: International Islamic News Agency