As many as 240 traffic accidents occurred across the country during the five-day holiday from April 27 to May 1, killing 110 people and injuring 185 others.

The Road and Railway Traffic Police Department said that in the central province of Thua Thien Hue , six passengers died and another seven were injured in a collision between a container truck and a bus on April 30.

During the holiday, n o railway accident was reported, it said.

Also in the period, the traffic police handled 41,000 traffic violations, fining more than 20 billion VND (960,000 USD).-VNA