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    Eleven people were killed and four others injured in two major traffic accidents in central Russia and in the Volga area, local police said on Sunday.

    MOSCOW, May 11 (RIA Novosti) - Eleven people were killed and four others injured in two major traffic accidents in central Russia and in the Volga area, local police said on Sunday.

    Early on Sunday, a BMW car swerved into the oncoming lane on a highway in Russia's Vladimir Region and collided with a Zhiguli car. The drivers and all the four passengers in both cars were killed on the scene, the police said.

    A similar traffic accident occurred also on Sunday when five people were killed and four others injured in a head-on collision between two VAZ cars in the Saratov Region in Russia's Volga area, the police said.

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