Manpower Ministry: 7 Egyptians killed, injured in traffic accident in Riyadh


Two Egyptians were killed and five others wounded in a traffic accident in An Narjis district in the Saudi capital of Riyadh, the Manpower Ministry’s spokesman Haitham Saad El Din said on Friday.

Head of the Labor Representation Office at the Egyptian Consulate General in Riyadh Ahmed Ragaey said in a report that Osama Rashad Khalil from Dakhalia governorate, 36, and Ali, 31, died in a traffic accident after work.

Minister of Manpower Mohamed Safaan urged the consulate to finalize the procedures for shipping Khalil’s body to Egypt.

The injured left hospital after treatment.

Source: State Information Service Egypt