Tunisia: 12 killed, 20 injured in road accident

Tunis [Tunisia]: 12 people were killed while 20 more were wounded in a road accident in Sabala district in Sidi Bouzid province on Saturday morning.

The mishap occurred after a truck carrying farm workers collided with a truck carrying poultry, Xinhua reported while quoting local media.

While 11 people died on the spot, a woman succumbed to her injuries at the Sidi Bouzid Regional Hospital.

The wounded are currently receiving treatment at the regional hospital, as per reports.