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Twenty Russians hurt in bus flip in France

  |   Jan. 19, 2013 at 2:33 PM
MOSCOW, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- About 20 Russians were injured, three of them severely, early Saturday when their tourist bus flipped over in southeastern France, officials said.

The crash in the town of Chambery severely injured three passengers, RIA Novosti reported, but the Russian Ministry of Health said their injuries were not considered life threatening.

Another 17 people received minor injuries.

A spokesman said ministry officials were working with their French counterparts to assist the passengers.

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