In Egypt, at least 20 people were killed in bus accidents. Three people were injured and were taken to the hospital.
The bus driver tried to overtake a truck on the highway when the car overturned. Why this happens is unclear. Both cars caught fire. The bus is going from the capital Cairo to the southern province of Asiut.
Traffic accidents are very common in Egypt. Approximately 10,000 accidents occurred in 2019, resulting in nearly 3,500 deaths. Accidents are mainly caused by speeding, bad roads or poor enforcement of traffic laws.