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Monday, 8 December, 1997, 16:41 GMT
Twenty-two killed in Rwandan road crash
Twenty-two people were killed when a lorry collided with a minibus in central Rwanda, Rwandan radio reported on Monday.

It said the two survivors of Sunday's accident were in a critical condition in hospital. The crash reportedly occurred on a sharp bend.

Eyewitnesses said reckless driving could have been the cause.

BBC Monitoring (http://www.monitor.bbc.co.uk), based in Caversham in southern England, selects and translates information from radio, television, press, news agencies and the Internet from 150 countries in more than 70 languages.


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