Twenty Killed, Over 200 Injured in Car Accidents in Bulgaria 1-10 Oct

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Bulgaria: Twenty Killed, Over 200 Injured in Car Accidents in Bulgaria 1-10 Oct Photo by BGNES

Twenty people have lost their lives and more than 200 others were injured in road traffic accidents in Bulgaria since the beginning of October, BTV reported on Saturday.

According to Interior Ministry Statistics, a total of 170 motor vehicle accidents happened in the country in the first 10 days of the month, BTV said.

High speed and slippery roads were the main reasons for the accidents.

Alexi Stratiev, former Director of Bulgaria’s Traffic Police, told Radio Focus earlier this week that more than 500 people have died in car accidents since the beginning of the year.

 

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