A truck went off a ferry into the Nile River in Egypt final evening, leaving at the very least two folks useless.
The truck was being transported throughout the river within the Egyptian metropolis of Giza subsequent to Cairo. The truck was crossing the river with an unlicensed ferry when the truck driver misplaced management and the car went into the river. In addition to the 2 killed, eight extra are lacking. There had been 14 survivors on the time of publication. The truck driver and three ferry staff have been arrested, the Egyptian state-owned information outlet Al-Ahram reported as we speak.
Transportation incidents involving unlicensed automobiles have lengthy plagued Egypt. In February 2021, an unlicensed tour boat capsized near the coastal metropolis of Alexandria, killing at the very least 9. Nile River boats are notably harmful because of the lax enforcement of security rules.