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Seven killed in road accident in Indonesia

IANS | December 08, 2023 04:21 PM

JAKARTA: Seven members of a family were killed after a minibus they were travelling in was hit by a truck in Indonesia's Bengkulu province, a local traffic police officer said Friday.

The incident occurred on Thursday after the truck which was on its way fromMukomuko to the province's capital Bengkulu, lost power while driving up a hilly road and hit the minibus with the eight people on board behind, Xinhua news agency reported.

Mukomuko traffic police chief Rully Zuldh Fermana said further investigations were still underway.

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