Three members of Pope's extended family killed in road mishap
August 20 , 2014
Three members of the extended family of Pope Francis have died in a road mishap in Argentina.
Emanuel Bergoglio, the Pope’s nephew, suffered serious injures when the car he was driving crashed into a truck in the province of Cordoba. Bergoglio’s wife Valeria Carmona and his two sons Antonio and Jose were killed in the accident.
A Vatican spokesperson said that the Pope was “deeply hurt” by news of the tragic accident.