11 killed, four injured in road accident in China

At least 11 persons, including a pregnant woman, were killed and four others injured when the mini bus they were travelling in met with an accident in southwest China on Sunday.

Last Updated: Aug 11, 2013, 20:48 PM IST

Beijing: At least 11 persons, including a pregnant woman, were killed and four others injured when the mini bus they were travelling in met with an accident in southwest China on Sunday.

The mini bus was carrying 15 persons when it fell off a mountain slope in Agang Town of Luoping County, local officials said.
The driver died on the scene along with nine others, including a pregnant woman, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
One of the five injured passengers died in the hospital while four others were being treated in the hospital, the report said. Further investigation into the accident is underway, it said.

PTI