Condolence Telegram to Victims of Naples Highway Accident

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Here is the translation of the condolence telegram sent by Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone, Vatican Secretary of State, on behalf of Pope Francis to the victims of the tragic accident that occurred on a highway in Naples.

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TO HIS MOST REVEREND EMINENCE

THE LORD CARDINAL CRESCENZIO SEPE

ARCHBISHOP OF NAPLES

PRESIDENT OF THE CAMPANA LARGO EPISCOPAL CONFERENCE

DONNAREGINA, 23

80138 NAPLES

Having learned the sad news of the tragic road accident which occurred near the overpass of the Naples-Canosa Highway A16, in which many person lost their life, among them several children, the Holy Father expresses his profound participation in the grief that has stricken the Campano territory and, while assuring his fervent prayers of suffrage for the numerous victims, that God the Father grant them eternal repose, he invokes the Lord a speedy recovery for the wounded and sends as comfort or those who mourn the loss of their loved ones, a special Apostolic Blessing.

CARDINAL TARCISIO BERTONE

SECRETARY OF STATE OF HIS HOLINESS