Monday, May 27, 2013

At Least 16 Killed In Mexico Bus Crash

At least 16 people have been killed after a bus lost control in the central Mexican state of Hidalgo.

According to reports, the bus swerved, hit a safety barrier and flipped over after a tyre blew out.

The attorney general's Twitter account said seven women, seven men, as well as a girl and a boy died. Twenty-three people were injured.

The state's health ministry said that of the 23 people taken to hospital, six remain in a serious condition.