Middle East

Fatal accident kills policeman injures five

Members of Lebanon's Internal Security Forces. (The Daily Star/Mohammed Zaatari)

BEIRUT: The Internal Security Forces said Sunday that a policeman was killed and five others injured in a road accident northeast of Beirut.

An ISF statement said the accident occurred at midnight Saturday in the area of Atchana when a military vehicle carrying a patrol turned over and crashed.

“The patrol was coming back from a security mission in Dhour Choueir,” the statement added.

The deceased police officer was identified as Sergeant George Dagher.





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