CAIRO: A child was killed and 20 injured in a fatal crash between a trailer and 10 cars on the Ring Road early Wednesday, Youm7 reported.
Ten of the 16 injured who were transferred to the hospital for treatment were released, while the deceased child was taken to Zeinhom Morgue. Five of the injured were reported to be in critical and unstable situations.
The accident occurred when the trailer driver lost control of the steering wheel and collided with 10 cars, Head of the General administration of Central Traffic Mostafa Darwish told Youm7.
General Cairo Traffic administrative forces opened the road nearby Maadi where the accident took place, after it was closed in front of cars movement following the crash.
Additional reporting by Azouz el-Deeb, Ehab el-Mohandis and Mohamed el-Mahalawy