22 dead, 7 injured in road accident in Botswana


Gaborone, June 2 :  At least 22 people were killed and seven were injured in a road accident in the northeastern part of Botswana, local police said.

Superintendent Robert Mmese, a senior officer in northern part of Botswana, said the accident happened when a truck collided with a minibus on a road northwest of Francistown, Botswana’s second-largest city.

The cause of the accident is under investigation, he added.