Three members of Pope's extended family killed in road mishap

  • 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.



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