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Conflict Incident Report

3 Dead after Syrian Bus Rams into Vehicles in Masnaa

Date of incident: 
August 18, 2015
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Syrian Civilians/Refugees

Three people were killed and 16 injured overnight when a Syrian bus rammed into several vehicles near the Masnaa border crossing in eastern Lebanon, the state-run National News Agency reported Tuesday. NNA said the accident happened around 300 meters away from the base of the General Security at the crossing. The Syrian bus crashed into the vehicles after its brake failed, it said. The casualties were taken to hospitals in the Bekaa Valley.

Primary category: 
Car Accident
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