A bus carrying Wydad Athletic Club’s supporters overturned Sunday morning on route to Tetouan, injuring 47, six of which are in critical condition.
Rabat – The fans were transferred to the emergency unit of Tetouan’s regional hospital Saniat Rmel to receive necessary medical treatment.
Six fans, including the driver, were retained in the intensive care unit due to their severe injuries which required further treatment and medical supervision.
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The accident occurred near Jbel Lahbib province, 30 kilometers away from the city of Tetouan.
According to local news outlets, the accident was caused by excessive speed and the driver’s disregard for road signs.
The match between Wydad Athletic Club (WAC) and Moghreb Tetouan kicked off today at 3 p.m at the Saniat Rmel stadium.