1 KILLED, 19 INJURED IN MYANMAR PILGRIMAGE CAR CRASH

YANGON, Myanmar A 60-year-old woman was killed on the spot while 19 others were injured in a pilgrimage car crash in Myanmar’s Mandalay region, a release from the Home Affairs Ministry said Friday.

The crash occurred in Amarapura township on Thursday morning., reported Xinhua news agency.

The pilgrimage car skidded and turned-turtle in Htonebo-Myitnge road near Sauk Taw Wa village about 9:20am local time.

The injured were sent to the Mandalay General Hospital.

Initial investigations revealed that reckless driving could have been a factor leading to the crash.

Source: NAM News Network