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One dead, one injured injured in car collision near Corinth

One dead, one injured injured in car collision near Corinth

One man was killed and another was seriously injured in a head-on car collision early Monday morning near the town of Velo, in the region of Corinthia, southern Greece.

The accident took place on the old Corinth-Patra highway, after 6.30 a.m., a local news website reported. The two drivers were transferred to Corinth Hospital, where one of the drivers, a 72-year-old, died. The second man was being treated for serious injuries, korinthostv.gr said.

The local traffic police is conducting an investigation on the causes of the accident.