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Argentina bus crash kills 11, injures 50

April 7, 2012 at 9:54 PM   |   Comments

BARCENA, Argentina, April 7 (UPI) -- A Bolivian double-decker bus crashed in the Argentine village of Barcena, killing 11 and injuring 50, police said.

The driver of the bus, en route from Bolivia to Argentina, lost control of the vehicle and veered off a cliff Friday evening, 24 miles north of San Salvador de Jujuy, CNN reported.

The passenger roster had 69 people, including the driver, two assistants and seven minors, on board. The bus belonged to the Bolivian company Potosi.

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