Passenger bus ploughs into billboard, kills at least 2

VOV.VN - A speeding out of control passenger bus struck a billboard on a highway in the province of Ha Tinh in a spectacular accident about 11:30am today (Apr. 12) leaving a trail of death and destruction in its wake.

Emergency workers took dozens of injured to the hospital and at present there are at least two confirmed deaths.

Eyewitnesses say the driver of the bus carrying 22 passengers was southbound when it crashed into the billboard and careered into an oncoming truck and motorbikes.

Local hospitals sent 10 ambulances to the scene as well as an area manager and clinical support paramedics.

It is not known whether alcohol played a role in the accident.

The investigation into the cause of the accident is ongoing.






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