Five members of one family have died following a tragic motorway crash in Sirte, authorities have confirmed.

Emergency crews were called to the east of Abu Qurain, near the Buirat Al-Hassoun region, on Friday morning, according to the Abu Qurain Traffic and Licensing Unit.

Two cars were involved in the collision, which killed four brothers and their cousin at the scene. The family members were travelling in one vehicle, the authorities said.

The driver of the other vehicle, from Misrata, is also said to be in critical condition.


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