In Egypt minibus fell into an irrigation canal, eight passengers died. The incident occurred in the South of the capital, in the district of El Marutia, reports news portal “al-Yaum AU-Sabia”.

“Falling into the canal, the van is almost completely drowned out. Managed to save only seven passengers,” with reference to the source RIA Novosti reported.

Arrived on the scene, the ambulance crews assisted the people, and rescuers got the car out of the water. The police will find out the causes of the incident.