This morning starts with a really bad news for Mauritius. There has been deadly accident at Saint Julien D’Hotman, Flacq in Mauritius. The accident involved a lorry and a 15 seats autovan full of workers. The lorry was reportedly carrying construction material and completely overturned on the van.
According to the latest reports from R1, there are 11 deaths from this accident however the Police has not yet confirmed this information as we write this report. We will update this page with more information as they are verified in the coming minutes.
Photo source: Lexpress
Update 08:40 – 11 person confirmed dead from the accident and 4 seriously injured.
Update 08:45 – The passengers of the van were foreign workers most probably from Bangladesh.
Update 11:00 – Among the victims are 10 foreign workers from Bangladesh who were working for Prada Ltd and the driver (Mauritian) named Med Jahangheer.
Update: 15:00 – List of the Foreign victims are listed below.
- Moutar Monu Molla
- Akther Ali Abjol
- Joy Hossain Taher Miah
- Mo.Elias Gazi
- Selim Renu Miah
- Sagor Jajo Miah
- Md. Mostafdor Rahman
- Mohammed Saidur Rahman
- Md. Rakhbul Haban