Road accident kills nine in Indonesia's West Java
Nine people were killed and four others seriously injured in a road accident in Indonesia's West Java province early Thursday, media reports said.
The accident took place in Cirebon district when a minibus carrying 13 people sped out of control after suffering a burst tyre and crossed to the wrong side of the road.
A truck travelling the other way crashed into the vehicle, the detik.com online news service reported.
Most of the passengers were asleep when the accident occurred, around 1 am, dpa reported.