At least 19 people were killed and 20 injured when a truck rammed. Into a funeral procession in China’s eastern Jiangxi province on Sunday, authorities said.
A brief report carried by state media here said there had been a “major road accident” in Nanchang County.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.
According to local media reports, the accident occurred. When a truck hit a funeral procession.
The accident came as China lifted all restrictions. On its zero-covid policy and reopened domestic. And foreign travel to coincide with the Chinese New Year and Spring Festival.
China’s Ministry of Transport (MoT) said on Friday that passenger volumes rose sharply.
While the public holiday lasts for about a week from January 22. Chunun in 2023 will last for 40 days from January 7 to February 15, it said.