5 dead and more injured in Nanning truck and van collision

A serious accident in southwest China's Nanning City this morning has left five dead and 13 survivors trapped inside two vehicles.

Five people were killed and 10 others injured after a van collided with a truck in southwest China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region this morning, China Central Television reported.

A truck crashed into the rear of a van on the South North Expressway in Nanning City around 7am. As of 12:30pm, five people had been confirmed dead on the scene.

After the accident, one person was trapped in the truck while a dozen were stuck in the van.

The injured have been sent to a hospital for treatment.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

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