76 killed in traffic accidents in Baku this year

Baku: Fuad Jafarov; 76 people were killed in traffic accidents in Azerbaijan’s capital this year, chief of the public relations department of the State Traffic Police Office Vagif Asadov told journalists, APA reports.

Asadov noted that 252 road accidents have occurred up to now. As a result, 76 people were killed, 264 injured.

Pedestrians were hit in 52 percent of the traffic accidents.

SOURCE: AZERI PRESS NEWS AGENCY