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Bus Crash Near Egypt's Red Sea Kills 3, Including 2 Tourists

Bus Crash Near Egypt's Red Sea Kills 3, Including 2 Tourists

Friday, 8 April, 2022 - 10:30
Tourists walk at the beach during a low tide in the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt February 14, 2021. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

At least three people including two Polish tourists were killed when a bus crashed on a highway near the Red Sea, Egypt's state-owned MENA news agency reported.


The bus was carrying 21 people, including 19 Polish tourists when it rolled over on the highway linking the two ports of Safaga and al-Qoseir on Thursday, MENA said. The Egyptian driver was also killed in the crash.


Another 14 Poles and two Egyptians were injured and transferred to nearby hospitals, added MENA.


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