The Ambulance and Emergency Service has announced the death of six people from the Sudanese community, and the injury of others with burns of different degrees, after they were exposed to a tragic accident on their way to the Libyan city of Kufra.

The Director of the Ambulance and Emergency Service, Kufra Branch, Ibrahim Belhassan, said that the accident occurred in the desert between Libya and Sudan, involving families from the displaced Sudanese community in Libya, explaining that the cars had about 16 people from two families, including women and children.