Thursday, February 16, 2012

Bus, truck collision kills at least 6 in Ramallah

(CNN) -- A bus carrying school children burst into flames after a collision with a truck outside the Palestinian city of Ramallah on Thursday, killing at least six people, authorities said.

Dozens more were injured and are undergoing treatment at Israeli and Palestinian hospitals.

Palestinian medical sources said five of those killed were students traveling with their teacher.

The school bus collided with a truck near a circle that acts as an interchange for traffic between Jerusalem and the West Bank, witnesses said. Read More