The Interior Ministry said one of the cars involved in the accident was carrying explosives.
The blast occurred as a result of a wrong-way crash, according to the Interior Ministry's report.
facade of the administrative building of Cairo University’s National Cancer Institute was badly damaged due to the massive explosion that was caused by a fatal crash
Egypt’s Attorney General Nabil Sadiq has assigned South Cairo Prosecution to pursue investigation into a deadly multi-vehicle crash that hit Central Cairo late Sunday, leaving 19 killed and 30 injured.
Around four serious cases were registered into intensive care, while other injuries varied in levels of bone breaks, and burns.