Three killed, 10 injured in east China car accident

NANJING (Xinhua) – Three people were killed and another 10 injured in a car accident in east China’s Jiangsu Province, according to local police.

The accident happened at about 10.47am yesterday in the downtown area of the city of Changzhou, when a black car lost control and veered into the bicycle lane. The car hit electric bicycles, injuring 13 at the site. Three died after medical efforts failed.

The driver, 35-year-old, has been taken into police custody.

Further investigation is underway.