10 killed in Horrific Soreze Accident – Mauritius
10 killed in Horrific Soreze Accident - Mauritius,
A horrific accident occurred on May, 3 in Soreze on the M1 highway at about 9:30. 10 people were killed, 46 injured and 26 admitted to hospital. Three person are in a critical state at Jeetoo Hospital. Twenty six have been admitted to Jeetoo hospital. Seven women and three men were killed in this terrible accident.
There were scenes of panic and dismay this morning at Soreze near the new roundabout leading to the ring road. Some were caught in the wreckage while others had already passed away. Emergency services, firefighters, the police, the SAMU immediately reached the spot and were ready for any eventuality. Several volunteers joined the team of the emergency services.
The Prime Minister, Dr Navin Ramgoolam conveyed his convalescences to the grieved and announced a national day of morning tomorrow.
The brakes of the National Transport Authority (CNT) bus (Blueline) numbered 4263 August 07 failed at Soreze. According to a passenger of the bus, the driver did his best to minimize the impact of the accident. 50-year-old Ganesh Deepchand who had 20 years experience as CNT driver was killed in the horrific accident.
Police are investigating into the cause of this accident. This is not the first time that a CNT bus is involved in accidents or bus fires. Last March, a CNT bus had caught fire on the flyover of Caudan.
10 lives claimed in this accident, namely :
• Priya Ajodha (40 ans) Candos
• Sanjay Ajodha (48 ans) Candos
• Hu Juan Chan
•Shakoontalah Ramdhaursingh (48) Quatre Bornes
•Ameera Lallmohamed (24)
• Leela Devi Soobraydoo (52) QB
• Devesh Chinibas (18) La Marie
•Ganesh Deepchand (50) Driver
• Ruth Marimootoo (50) QB
Mopays.com conveys its convalescences to the grieved family.
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Un violent accident d’autobus à Sorèze a fait onze morts et des cinquantaine de blessés, la police et pompiers sont sur place. Un autobus de la CNT (4262 AUGUST 07 BLUELINE) s’est renversé a Soreze.
Un grave accident de la route s’est produit vers 9h25 ce vendredi matin 3 mai. Dix morts et des cinquantaine de blessés sont à déplorer pour l’instant. La police, les pompiers et des ambulances sont sur place. Les freins de l’autobus ont lâché en pleine descente.
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