Thirteen killed in Taiwan bus crash

At least 13 people were killed and 10 others injured after a tourist bus plunged into a ravine in Taiwan`s Hsinchu county Sunday afternoon.

Updated: Dec 10, 2012, 09:38 AM IST

Taipei: At least 13 people were killed and 10 others injured after a tourist bus plunged into a ravine in Taiwan`s Hsinchu county Sunday afternoon, Xinhua reported.

The accident occurred after the bus, with a driver and 22 tourists from New Taipei City aboard, veered off the road and fell into a ravine in a mountainous area.

The injured, most of them in their 50s or 60s, were rushed to a nearby hospital.

IANS