21 dead and dozens injured in heavy crash in Mexico

21 people Wednesday at the life come a serious traffic accident in the east of Mexico. A further thirty others were injured when their bus on a winding road in the state of Veracruz collided with a truck and caught fire.

Seventeen people in the bus and two occupants of the truck are on the spot killed. Two others are later in the hospital, is deceased, notify local emergency services.

The cause of the accident is still unclear, but there is taken into account that the brakes of the truck were not in order.

The passengers of the bus were pilgrims from the state of Chiapas in the south of the country. They had the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City visited and were on their way home, says the auxiliary bishop of Salvador González.


Wreaked havoc after a collision between truck and bus in Mexico


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