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E. China bus crash kills 14

10-08-2012 10:39 BJT

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14 people have been killed in a bus crash on an expressway near East China’s city Zibo in Shandong province on the last day of the golden week holiday.

The accident happened at around mid-day when a bus carrying more than 50 people hit another car and veered onto the other side of the highway. It hit another bus which fell into a ditch at the side of the road. 8 people were killed at the scene and another 6 died later in hospital. Nine others are seriously injured. An investigation is underway.

It comes after six people died on the first day of the holiday when a tourist bus rear-ended a container truck near Beijing and burst into flames.

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