Truck packed with over 300 African migrants crashes in Libya, leaving 23 dead and 124 injured.
a truck smuggling them to Libyan town of Bani Walid crashed on Wednesday.
The Spokesman of the Bani Walid hospital, Mohamed al-Mabrouk said the truck had flipped over about 80 km (50 miles) south of Bani Walid. At least 124 people had been injured, eight of them seriously, he said
Al-Mabrouk urged the Ministry of Health to help Bani Walid Hospital and provide the needed medicines as it is undergoing acute shortages, let alone inadequate accommodation capacity as it has only 120 beds. Among the victims were Somali and Eritrean nationals, said a military source, who put the death toll at 25.