- In massive pileup, 17 people died in the northern Chinese province of Shanxi, and 37 injured. In the accident Tuesday (local time) were 56 cars involved. The pileup occurred during bad weather, including freezing rain.
In China, the traffic has been taking dramatically. The police also take the reckless driving dramatically. The number of fatalities thus increases proportionally to now about 260 000 per year. So says the World Health Organization.