161 killed in a month due to road accidents

Saturday, 10 August 2013 - 19:19


The Traffic Police says that 1,130 persons have died in accidents that occurred during the first 7 months of this year.


Accordingly the average number of deaths caused by road accidents per month stands at 161.


19,367 road accidents were reported last year while 1,054 of them have been fatal accidents.


The number of those killed in road accidents last year was 2,444.