Speaking to a private radio, the regional director of health in the governorate of Kasserine Abdelghani Chaaban affirmed that four children died in a traffic accident in the region of El Bibet in Hassi el Frid. The victims are between the age of 5 and 13 years old.
A passing vehicle hit the children who were near the road. They were expecting the return of their mother who was returning from the Bir el Hefay market (Sidi Bouzid).
Their mother too hit by this vehicle is in critical condition. She was transported to one of the hospitals in Sfax.