Tue, 04 Sep 2018 20:07 - Updated Tue, 04 Sep 2018 20:07
Train collision claims 17 lives in Namibe
Luanda - At least 17 people were killed in a collision between two trains, which took place today, in Bibala, Munhino, Namibe province.
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One of the trains is freight transportation.
The governor of Namibe, Carlos da Rocha Cruz, said that a technical team of the Moçamedes Railways is at the scene of the accident.
The injured people were evacuated to the Bibala municipal hospital, 180 kilometers away.
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