14 killed, 34 injured in vehicle pileup in northwest China

4 November 2018

A 31-vehicle pileup on an expressway killed 14 people and injured 34 others on Saturday evening in northwest China's Gansu Province. a heavy-duty semi-trailer towing truck lost control and crashed into a line of 31 vehicles waiting at a toll gate in Lanzhou at about 9:30pm.

The local traffic police sent more than 260 officers and men to the accident site to control traffic, rescue the injured and give first-aid treatment .All the injured were sent to a hospital and the injured truck driver was put under investigation.