Wednesday 15 January 2020
Minya – Muhammad al-Nadi:
Today, Wednesday, the regional road near the city of Helwan witnessed a terrible accident, which resulted in the death of two doctors and a driver, while 12 others were injured, while they were going to attend a training in Cairo.
Dr. Maryam Aziz said that she refused to follow the instructions by going to the training of breast cancer campaigners in Cairo, accompanied by her colleagues, because of her young girl.
The doctor said, in statements to “Masrawy”, that the deceased and injured in the accident are doctors in health units and medical centers, and that the doctors were surprised last Monday by informing them of the health department about the training date, scheduled on Wednesday, and that they asked for a delay until the reservation in the train for fear of road accidents, due to road accidents, given For weather conditions, the order was rejected and threatened with a sanction.
Dr. Maryam explained that because of her fear of the impact of the weather on her young girl, she refused to respond to pressure and did not go to training.
The eastern desert road, at the entrance to the Karimat Gate in the Al-Jirah governorate, witnessed a collision of two cars, killing two doctors and a driver, and wounding 12 others, all of whom are from Minya governorate. The bodies and the injured were taken to Nasser Institute Hospital for treatment.
An official at the Minya Health Directorate said, in statements to him, that the deceased and the injured were on their way to attend a training course at the National Training Institute of the Ministry of Health, and their car collided with another, and the accident resulted in major damage to the car and the death of two doctors and the driver, confirming that the Minister of Health Dr. Hala Zayed ordered the transfer The injured were admitted to the Nasser Institute Hospital, and the deceased died at the Zeinhom morgue, and the necessary report was released, and the prosecution was notified for investigation.