By Imran Khan • 27 March 2023 • 13:42
Shocking car accident in Italy kills SEVEN people from two families
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A major car accident in Italy has resulted in the death of seven people who were travelling in two separate cars.
As per officials reports, the accident happened on a road in Sicily, when one car reportedly swerved onto the other side of the road, before smashing head-on into another car.
Authorities in Italy said the incident happened on the provincial road 16 near Custonaci, in Trapani, and stated that the accident happened after one of the drivers lost control of the vehicle before hitting oncoming traffic.
Emergency services along with firefighters rushed to the scene of the violent accident and tried to pull the victims out of their seats.
According to the Mirror, only one person, 34-year-old Maria Pia Giambona survived the crash and was rushed to the Sant’Antonio Abate Hospital in Trapani, as she was in critical condition.
She was later reported dead, after being in the hospital for a few hours.
Police in Sicily are now investigating the case, to better understand the circumstances that led to the tragic accident.
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A journalist, content professional, and former TEDx Speaker based in Tarragona (Spain), with a Master's in International Journalism (Cardiff, UK). Imran is an online reporter for The Euro Weekly News and covers international as well as Spanish national news. Got a news story you want to share? Then get in touch at email@example.com
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