At an accident scene (Source: VNA)

Hanoi (VNA) - A total of 152 traffic accidents occurred across the country, leaving 111 dead and 138 injured during the four-day holiday from April 30 to May 3, according to the National Traffic Security Committee (NTSC).

149 accidents on roads killed 108 and injured 137 while the remaining accidents occurred on railroads, killing three, and injuring one.

The figures represented a significant decrease from the same period last year, down 25.8 percent in number of accidents, 4.3 percent in fatal accidents and 11 percent less injuries.-VNA