Podcast in English
Bulgarian National Radio © 2022 All Rights Reserved

Lives of two children injured in bus accident on Trakia motorway are not in danger

Doctor Valentin Dimitrov
Photo: BGNES

The two children who were seriously injured in an accident with a Serbian bus on the Trakia highway in Bulgaria remain in Children's Intensive Care of the Pirogov Hospital. According to the director of the hospital, Dr. Valentin Dimitrov, they spent the night relatively calm. One of the children is awaiting highly specialized tests for a final diagnosis. The other child, who has already undergone surgery, is facing another major operation because of fractures in his pelvis. There is no direct danger to the lives of the two children, but their condition remains serious.

Yesterday, the director of the hospital met with relatives of the injured children and with the interim head of the Serbian embassy, Slavica Panic, to inform them about the treatment.

Listen to the daily news from Bulgaria presented in "Bulgaria Today" podcast, available in Spotify.

More from category

Coalition government is inevitable, according to caretaker prime minister

The elections were peaceful and transparent, no significant violations were found. Citizens cast their votes freely, caretaker Prime Minister Galab Donev said at the beginning of the government meeting. "The voters who took..

published on 10/5/22 11:06 AM

Explosion in "Arsenal" probably caused by technical failure or human error, experts says

The bodies of two women who were missing after the incident in “Arsenal” arms factory in Kazanlak have been found. There are a total of three victims- a 55-year-old man and two women, aged 53 and 43. The man has 8 years of..

published on 10/5/22 10:16 AM

U.S. to send more HIMARS missile systems to Ukraine

The Ukrainian military has been making significant gains in the Kherson region along the banks of the Inhulets and Dnieper rivers, while continuing to advance in Kharkiv and Luhansk regions , the US-based Institute for the Study of..

published on 10/5/22 9:19 AM