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Bus crash in China leaves eight dead

Sept. 15, 2013 at 10:58 AM   |   Comments

DAZHOU, China, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- At least eight people were killed Sunday when a bus collided with a truck in China's Sichuan Province, local officials said.

About 12 of the 24 people on the bus were injured, according to rescue workers at the scene.

The collision took place in Dazhou City and sent the bus tumbling off a bridge. The cause of the accident was under investigation, China's Xinhua news agency said.

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