11 killed as bus plunges into valley in northwest China

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 19:19

Beijing: At least 11 people were killed on Tuesday when a bus carrying 35 people plunged into a valley in northwest China.

The accident took place in northwest China`s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region when around 5:15 pm (local time), the bus travelling to a tourist spot near the city of Changji plunged into a valley, Shi Rui, a traffic police officer, said.
"The injured have been rushed to hospital," Shi was quoted by the state-run Xinhua news agency as saying.
PTI



First Published: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 - 19:18

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