CAO BANG (VNS) — Two more people hit by a truck in northern mountain Cao Bang Province's Tra Linh District died yesterday, raising the total number of dead victims to seven.
The accident happened on Saturday when a truck tumbled from the Keo Put mountain pass in Tra Linh District. Most of those killed were responding to an earlier accident in which a car had gone over a cliff.
Nine more injured victims are being treated at local hospitals.
Provincial authorities provided each of the victims with VND4-6 million (US$190-285) in aid. — VNS