News in brief : SOCIETY
- Category: SOCIETY
- Published on Wednesday, 18 March 2015 18:55
ALGIERS- Sixty-five people were killed and 688 others were injured in 381 road accidents that occurred from 10 to 16 March in different provinces of the country, said Wednesday the National Gendarmerie in a weekly report.
The province of Algiers tops the list with 25 road accidents, followed by Tipasa (22 accidents) and Oran (17 accidents), said the source.
These accidents were mainly caused by speeding, dangerous overtaking, tailgating and pedestrian carelessness, added the source.