.com | 15:57 – September 1, 2021
Ten people were killed and around twenty were injured in a collision between a bus and a truck, on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday, between Diouroup and Djongolor, in the district of Tattaguine (western Senegal).
The public transport bus from Sédhiou collided with a truck carrying firewood.
Seven people died instantly, while the other three died at the Fatick Regional Hospital where the wounded were evacuated.
According to a firefighter, the rescue operations lasted more than five hours.