China bus accident kills 15

August 16th, 2008 - 12:13 am ICT by IANS  

Zhengzhou (China), Aug 15 (Xinhua) At least 15 people were killed Friday when a bus in which they were travelling plunged into a deep ravine in China’s Henan province, officials said. The bus, carrying 35 people, veered off the road at around 2 p.m. and plunged into a deep ravine in Mianchi county, an official said.

The injured were rushed to a hospital. Five people were in critical condition.

The cause of accident is being investigated.

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