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3 killed in road accident in eastern Lebanon

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BEIRUT, June 13 (Xinhua) -- Three people were killed and 11 others were seriously injured on Sunday in a traffic accident on the Ablah highway in the Zahle district of the Bekaa governorate in eastern Lebanon, the National News Agency reported.

The accident happened when a truck rammed into an automobile repair shop.

Rescue teams had to use hydraulic cutting tools to free stuck wounded people and transported them to nearby hospitals. Enditem