Eighteen people killed and 14 injured in truck collide in Guinea-Bissau

Vastavam web: Eighteen people were killed and another 14 injured in the small west African state of Guinea- Bissau when a minibus collided with a truck, police and hospital sources said.One witness said the truck appeared to have been speeding when the driver lost control and collided head-on with the minibus near Bissauzinho, around 15 kilometres (15 miles) from the capital Bissau.Both drivers were killed and the minibus was totally crushed, an AFP correspondent at the scene said.Authorities issued an appeal for blood donors after the accident, which occurred around 8:00 pm (local time).