26 killed after a bus fells in ditch in China

  • A bus veered of an expressway and fell into a ditch in the city of Tanjin in northern China. Out of the 30 occupants of the bus, 26 were killed when it broke the guardrail at the Baodi section of the Tianjin-Jixian expressway. This unfortunate incident occurred after the driver his control of the bus due to a flat tyre. The bus had to be pulled out of water so that rescuers could retrieve the bodies of the victims. The bus was en route to Shenyang, the capital of Liaoning Province in the northeastern China.