Thursday, October 23, 2014   

Gansu dawn bus tragedy kills 10
(03-03 11:26)

At least 10 people are dead after a bus overturned on an expressway in northwest Gansu Province early today morning.
Police said that the 55-seater bus was carrying 61 people when the bus veered off road and overturned in Gannan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture at 1:20 a.m. A dozen minors were on board, but none was among the dead.
The survivors have been taken to hospitals in Gannan. Four people are still in critical conditions and in intensive care.
The coach left Wenshan, southwest China's Yunnan, for Gansu's capital Lanzhou on Sunday. The passengers were all migrant workers with their children. They were going to work in Lanzhou.—Xinhua

   
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