7 killed in northwest China road accident

International Desk
29 July 2020, Wed
Published: 12:17

7 killed in northwest China road accident

Seven people have been killed and one injured in a road accident Tuesday in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, local authorities said Wednesday.

The accident occurred at around 11 p.m. Tuesday in Ganxi Township of Xunyang County when an agricultural vehicle carrying eight people shot off the road and plunged off a cliff.

Two were found dead at the scene and four died on the way to the hospital. At 8:15 a.m. Wednesday, another seriously injured individual died in hospital.

Further investigation is underway. Source: Xinhua