07/23/15 6:27 AM

Accident in River Nile in Egypt Kills 15

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Atleast 15 people died in an accident that occurred in River Nile in Egypt when a ferry crashed into a cargo. Casualities include 2 children. The accident occurred when a ferry collided with a cargo boat in Nile River, north of Cairo. Officials announced that 15 people were found dead while 25 persons were on board. Rescue teams reached the spot immediately and helped the injured. Search operations were conducted using two boats to recover bodies of the deceased from Nile. Police officials arrested captain of the cargo boat. In a worst accident that occurred in Egypt in February 2006, when a ferry sank into the Red Sea, about 1,000 persons were killed.

 

 

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