45 killed in Guatemala bus accident

March 1st, 2008 - 3:50 pm ICT by admin  

Mexico City, March 1 (Xinhua) At least 45 people have been killed when a passenger bus fell into a deep ravine in Guatemala, according to reports reaching here Saturday. The accident took place close to midnight Friday. Among the dead were four women and four children.

The bus was on its way from Guatemala to El Salvador when the driver lost control while negotiating a sharp turn on the road and fell into a ravine. Fifteen people were injured in the incident.

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