13 killed in Taiwan bus crash

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 10, 2012 01:50 hrs

Taipei, Dec 10 (IANS) 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.

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