1996 News Story
 

03/15/1996
Traffic accident reported

An official source at the General Directorate of Traffic in Riyadh announced today that at 2:20 p.m. yesterday, a vehicle carrying a number of deportees who had violated residence regulations by overstaying, overturned while en route to Gizan.  The source stated that the accident resulted in the death of forty-seven people.  Many others were injured and are receiving treatment at local hospitals.


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