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    Bus Crash in Northern Egypt Reportedly Leaves 9 People Killed

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    CAIRO (Sputnik) - As many as nine people were killed and 21 others injured as a result of a bus accident near Egypt's northern city of Alexandria, local media reported Saturday.

    The Youm7 news portal reported about two possible causes of the accident — the bus driver's unsuccessful attempt to avoid collision with a car and a tire burst.

    The bus was carrying factory workers, according to the portal.

    All victims of the accident were local residents.

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