Calabria, fatal accident in Lamezia: the man who killed 8 cyclists in 2010 was injured. He is now being investigated for street murder

Calabria, fatal accident in Lamezia: the man who killed 8 cyclists in 2010 was injured. He is now being investigated for street murder
Calabria, fatal accident in Lamezia: the man who killed 8 cyclists in 2010 was injured. He is now being investigated for street murder

Today, like yesterday, he is always aboard the car: Chafik El Ketani, a 34-year-old young man of Moroccan origin was injured in a mortal accident which took place in recent days on the state road 280 “Dei Due Mari” which connects Catanzaro with Lamezia Term. In the accident, El Ketani was injured. After the firefighters pulled him out of the sheet metal, was taken to hospital and is in serious condition. Fennane Noureddine, his compatriot, on the other hand, died instantly inside the Toyota Corolla rented at Lamezia Terme airport. For reasons still under investigation, the car went off the road after breaking through the guard rail at the height of Marcellinara. The accident was probably caused by the wet asphalt.

Resident to Gizzeria Lido, Chafik El Ketani is the same man who 11 years ago was the protagonist of a very serious accident road. To report it was the Courier of Calabria. On December 5, 2010, in fact, the then 23-year-old El Ketani was driving one Mercedes when, at 109 km / h, it mowed ten Lametine cyclists in the stretch of state road 18 between Lamezia and Gizzeria. Seven of them died instantly. L’eighth cyclist he died two months later in the hospital while two were injured. At the time of the accident, the young Moroccan turned out to be driving “under the influence of cannabinoids“. For this he was arrested and after a few days he left the prison. After a period of domiciliary, returned behind bars after a final sentence issued on July 12 by the Court of Cassation which sentenced him to 8 years in prison. After his sentence, Chafik El Ketani is back free and after 11 years he finds himself involved in another terrible fatal accident on which now Public Prosecutor’s Office of Catanzaro, who entered him in the register of suspects on the charge of road murder.

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