8 dead and 20 injured in traffic accident in Morocco

Eight people were killed and 20 others injured, including 15 seriously, at a large traffic accident Sunday in the province of Berrechid.

The accident happened when a truck eventually turned. There is an investigation to the circumstances and cause of the accident, reports moroccoworldnews.Traffic accidents cause between 3500 and 4000 deaths a year in Morocco. Human error, poor infrastructure and the poor condition of the vehicles are put forward as the main causes of traffic accidents.