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October 12, 2019

King Mohammed VI to Visit Victims of Bouknadel Train Accident

Rabat – King Mohammed VI is expected to visit the victims of the train accident at the Mohamed V Military Hospital in Rabat today.A source told Moroccan news outlet Le360, “Preparations are underway to organize this royal visit to provide support to the wounded.”In a statement issued after the accident, King Mohammed VI ordered an investigation to determine the causes of the accident. He also conveyed his condolences to the families. Read Also: King Mohammed VI Sends Condolences to Families of Train Accident VictimsThe death toll has risen from six to seven according to state-run Maghreb Arab Press (MAP).At least 90 people were injured, some of whom are in critical condition.The train derailed on Tuesday around 10:30 a.m. near Bouknadel, between Rabat and Kenitra, killing the train engineer, and seriously injuring the driver.Read Also: El Othmani Tweets Condolences for Victims of Bouknadel Train Accident read more