One person was killed and eight others were injured in a traffic accident in the Beni Saf district (Ain Temouchent), according to what was reported today, Sunday, by the civil protection services of the province.
The accident took place yesterday evening, Saturday, on National Road No. 22 after a collision between two cars, which led to the death of a person on the spot and the serious injury of his two companions, while six people on board the second vehicle were injured, according to the same source.
All the wounded were evacuated by civil protection agents to the medical emergency department in Beni Saf, while the victim’s body was transferred to the mortuary department of the public hospital institution in the same city.
The National Gendarmerie has opened an investigation to determine the causes of this accident.