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Ten people injured in car crash on Penjwen-Mlakawa road

2020-08-15

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SULAIMANI —Ten people were injured in a car crash on the Penjwen-Mlakawa highway in Penjwen district on Saturday (August 15).

The Penjwen Traffic Directorate said in a statement that a Nissan pickup and a commercial truck were involved in the collision.

The directorate added that the roads were crowded at the time of the crash because it is a busy time for agriculture in the rural district east of Sulaimani city.

The Kurdistan Region General Directorate previously said that 575 people fell victims and 6,800 people were injured in 4,400 traffic accidents in the Kurdistan Region in 2019.

(NRT Digital Media)