Egypt: Five relatives slaughtered in wedding parade

Cairo: Five individuals from one Egyptian family have been killed in a street crash during a wedding parade, north of Cairo, security sources said today.

The five, including a four-year-old kid, were killed late Thursday when a vehicle hit a microbus they were riding as a feature of a road parade praising a relative’s wedding, the sources included.

Four others were harmed in the mishap that happened in the common city of Zagazig where a driver lost control of his vehicle and slammed into the microbus that flipped over therefore, witnesses told neighborhood media.

Road parades are a famous custom of commending weddings in Egypt where careless driving are among primary driver of street accidents.