Ethiopia : tragic accident leave eight people dead in Addis Ababa

(Borkena) Tragic accident involving city bus left 8 people dead and more than 68 people with life threatening and minor injury in Addis Ababa, Ethipia.

Route number 66 Addis Ababa city bus,Anbesa, was traveling from Kara kore to Merkato, the famous open air market in Addis Ababa. The Bus carrying 113 passengers plunged into 15 meters gorge in Zenebuworq area. Eight people are pronounced dead at the scene. Bus driver survived the acident.There are fears that the number might increase in light of life threatening injuries.

Victims of the accident are admitted to  Paulos and Tikur Abbessa hospital. At this point nothing is known as to what caused the accident and Ethipian government news agency claimed that investigation is underway

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