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21 Aug, 2007 08:47

Massive car pile-up in Moscow region

Four people, including one child, have been killed and six others hospitalised after 45 vehicles, both cars and trucks, collided on the Moscow-Don motorway.

The incident happened at 0800 local time (0400 GMT) and is believed to have been caused by smoke and thick fog.

Officials are urging drivers to use by-ways, as the crashed vehicles have not yet been cleared away.