Former candidate killed by car bomb

Near Vibo Valentia in Calabria

(ANSA) - Vibo Valentia, April 10 - A 42-year-old former Calabrina local election candidate, Matteo Vinci, died at Limbadi near Vibo Valentia in Calabria as the car he was driving blew up because of a bomb on Monday.
    Carabinieri said the bomb, in the car boot, was remotely activated. Vinci's 70-year-old father Vincenzo was seriously injured in the blast.
    He is fighting for his life in hospital.
    Vinci, a former medicines salesman, was a candidate in a civic list in the last town council elections.
   

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