Soldiers hurt in traffic accident in southern Serbia

A bus carrying 40 members of the 4th Brigade of the Serbian Army, traveling from Nis to Vranje in the south, drove off the road early this morning.

Source: B92

The accident happened for as yet unknown reasons, near the town of Vladicin Han.

First reports said that several persons have been injured, one with serious head wounds, the Ministry of Defense announced.

State broadcaster RTS said that 14 persons have been injured.

Ambulances and members of the Interior Ministry (MUP) and military police all arrived at the scene.

The bus belongs to the Kavim-Jedinstvo company from Vranje, and was chartered privately by the members of the brigade who used it to travel to work.


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