In Beijing, five people were killed in a traffic accident with a minibus

© AP Photo / Ng Han GuanСкорая assistance in Beijing, China. Archival photoIn Beijing, five people were killed in a traffic accident with a minibus© AP Photo / Ng Han Guan

Five persons became victims of accident involving a minibus in Beijing, another person was injured, the statement said the transport police of the Chinese capital.

The incident occurred on Monday at about 3.00 local time (around 22.00 GMT Sunday) in the Northern section of the fifth ring road in Chaoyang district, when the driver of the vehicle used to perform road works, parked in the emergency lane to get to work on repairing the road.

Later in the back parked in the emergency lane, the car crashed into a minibus that was in him five passengers died on the spot, the driver with injuries was taken to the hospital.

Police have started investigation of the incident.

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