At least 19 killed in DR Congo

At least 19 people were killed and several injured when a bus overturned in Democratic Republic of Congo, reports said Monday.

Kinshasa: At least 19 people were killed and several injured when a bus overturned in Democratic Republic of Congo, reports said Monday.

The accident took place Sunday on the National Highway No. 1 in Bulungu, a town in the southwestern part of DR Congo.

Overloading and bad conditions of the vehicle are mainly responsible for the accident, said an official.

PTI