SIDON, Lebanon: A man was killed in a car accident in a Sidon suburb at dawn Saturday.
Ibrahim Antar, who hails from the city of Sidon, died when his Toyota Careena crashed into an electricity pole on the highway linking Haret Saida to Majdalyoun, both suburbs of Sidon.
Antar was heading to the sweet factory in the city where he worked.
Members of the Civil Defense, Lebanese Red Cross, Internal Security Forces and Army struggled to pull out the body which was trapped in the car.
Several similar accidents have taken place on the same road recently.