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Bus driver kills 6, wounds 5 near Cairo

By the CNN Wire Staff
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Driver killed co-workers of his construction company
  • He is under arrest
  • Officials are now investigating motive

Cairo, Egypt (CNN) -- A bus driver for an Egyptian company fatally shot six of his co-workers and wounded five others Tuesday morning in a city near the capital, Cairo, the interior ministry told CNN.

Officials are now investigating why the driver, who has been arrested, carried out the attack and how he got the gun, the ministry said.

The shooting took place at 6th of October City.

CNN's Housam Ahmed contributed to this report