One person has been killed and nine others injured as a result of a traffic accident which involved a vehicle carrying mostly Sudanese citizens in Kufra city, southeastern Libya.

The Kufra ambulance and emergency services said that the vehicle had overturned while that the rescue took almost five hours.

According to a statement issued by the emergency services, one person was found dead and nine others injured, mostly with broken bones, whilst four people escaped serious injury and are in good condition.