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28 May 2019 | 05:07 PM UTC

Mali: At least 20 killed in road accident in Sikasso region May 28

Mali News Alert

Officials confirm 20 fatalities following road accident between Kassela and Zantiguila (Sikasso region) May 28; transportation disruptions likely over coming hours and days

TIMEFRAME expected from 5/28/2019, 12:00 AM until 5/29/2019, 11:59 PM (Africa/Bamako). COUNTRY/REGION Sikasso region

Event

Officials have confirmed that at least 20 people were killed and 13 more injured in a road traffic accident between Kassela and Zantiguila (Sikasso region) on the afternoon (local time) of Tuesday, May 28. The Ministers for Transportation and Civil Protection reportedly traveled to the incident site to examine the aftermath. An investigation into the incident is underway; further details are likely to emerge over the coming hours and days.

Localized traffic disruptions are anticipated around the area of the accident.

Advice

Individuals in Sikasso region are advised to monitor developments to the situation, avoid the area of the incident, and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.

 

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