Relatives of Pope Francis killed in crash

Comment on this story
iol pic wld South Korea Pope~3

Buenos Aires - Three relatives of Pope Francis were killed early on Tuesday when their car collided with a truck in Argentina's central Cordoba province, local media reported.

A nephew of the pope, Emanuel Bergoglio, who was driving the car was in serious condition after the accident. The nephew's wife and two children aged two years and eight months died, said media citing police and hospital sources.

DYN news agency said the accident happened shortly after midnight when Begoglio's car slammed into the back of a truck carrying grains. - Reuters


sign up
 
 

Comment Guidelines



  1. Please read our comment guidelines.
  2. Login and register, if you haven’ t already.
  3. Write your comment in the block below and click (Post As)
  4. Has a comment offended you? Hover your mouse over the comment and wait until a small triangle appears on the right-hand side. Click triangle () and select "Flag as inappropriate". Our moderators will take action if need be.