7 dead, 11 injured in central China road accident

Seven people died and 11 others were injured in a road accident that occurred in central China’s Hubei province on Tuesday, local government said.

The accident occurred around 11 a.m. in Jianshi county. The accident apparently involved a minibus, although the precise nature of the accident and the number of people aboard the vehicle are still unknown.

Traffic police and local public security officials have gone to the site to rescue the injured and investigate the accident.

Xinhua