19-Car Pile Up in Guangdong-Hunan Highway Kills 6 People

By | Jan 14, 2017 07:18 AM EST
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Police have diverted cars to a different route after 19 cars piled up along the Guangdong-Hunan highway.

Police have diverted cars to a different route after 19 cars piled up along the Guangdong-Hunan highway.(Photo : Getty Images)

Six people have been confirmed dead after a massive car accident occurred in the southern province of Guangdong China on Saturday morning.

The incident saw at least 19 cars pile up against each other at the Guangdong-Hunan highway at 9:29 a.m. (local time). Seven of those reportedly caught fire.

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The Ministry of Transport and Road Network said that at least 16 people sustained minor injuries from the mishap.

Investigations on the accident are currently ongoing. Roads have also been closed, and other motorists are being diverted to another route.

Thepaper.cn in a briefing posted a video of the entire incident.

 

 

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