Thousands killed in traffic accidents

National Yemen

A landcruser after the accident

According to a recently-released government report, 16,832 people were killed and 94,491 injured in traffic accidents in Yemen during the years 2006 to 2011.

As for material losses caused by traffic accidents, the report stated that the nation had lost around 19 billion YR over the six years.

During the first quarter of the year 2012, records show that approximately 687 people have died and 3,291 have been left injured as a result of traffic accidents.