12 pilgrims en route to Mecca killed in car crash in Sinai

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May 12, 2011 17:44

 
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A bus carrying pilgrims to Mecca in Egypt's Sinai peninsula collided with van, killing 12 people and injuring three others, AP reported quoting Egyptian police.

A police officer said the accident occurred on a single-lane road in Sinai.

The pilgrims were en route to Mecca, Islam's holiest city.

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