In Central China, near the city of Ezhou (Hubei province), an accident: a bus carrying people off the road and fell into a roadside pond, reports local news portal Sina.
The incident occurred on Friday morning, December 2. At the time of accident the bus was carrying 20 people. In the incident, 18 of them were killed and two others were hospitalized.
According to the Agency Xinhua, the bus followed the route Ezhou to Wuhan. The causes of the accident is still unknown and is under investigation. To date the vehicle was removed from the water.
In October, the Xinhua Agency reportedthat in Jilin province (northeast China) tourist bus collided head-on with a truck. As a result, four people were killed and more than ten were injured.
In June, China’s Hunan province, the bus in which there were 56 people crashed into a guardrail on the highway, then caught fire. Then burned alive 30 passengers.