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Thursday, August 02, 2018, 10:18
9 killed, 2 injured in road accident in Guangdong
By Xinhua
Thursday, August 02, 2018, 10:18 By Xinhua

GUANGZHOU — Nine people were killed and two people were injured after a truck overturned and fell on two cars Wednesday in south China's Guangdong Province, according to the local police. 

Investigation of the cause is underway

The accident occurred at around 2: 40 pm Wednesday near Youmayuan Village, Huidong County. A cement tanker truck overturned and fell on two cars passing by. 

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Nine people were confirmed dead after rescue work ended early Thursday morning. The injured were in stable condition. 

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Investigation of the cause is underway. 

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