THESSALONIKI, GREECE: A automobile believed to be transporting migrants who not too long ago entered the nation crashed into roadworks on a freeway in northern Greece in a single day, killing seven individuals and injuring 5, police mentioned. Police mentioned […]
Police mentioned the crash occurred simply earlier than 1 a.m. native time Wednesday, outdoors the northeastern metropolis of Alexandroupolis, when the automobile ran by way of roadworks and right into a cement base on which toll cubicles are to be put in.
Authorities mentioned all the lifeless and injured had been males. Two had been severely damage and hospitalized in an intensive care unit. Their nationalities weren’t instantly accessible.
Hundreds of migrants head to Greece from close by Turkey, most hoping to make their approach to extra affluent European international locations farther north. Though most arrive on japanese Aegean islands close to the Turkish coast, many cross the land border in northeastern Greece.