The bus fell into a chasm in Colombia


BUENOS AIRES, Oct. 8 — RIA Novosti, Alexander Solovsky. At least seven people were killed and another 35 injured in a bus in the fall of 200-meter chasm, 400 kilometers northwest of the Colombian capital of Bogota, said Colombian radio Caracol.

The accident occurred on Saturday near the village of Anor in the department of Antioquia.

"For unknown reasons, a bus carrying peasants, lost control and fell into a ravine 200 meters deep. Killed seven people, including a girl of 15 days of age. Admitted 35 wounded, seven of them state doctors evaluate how critical "- said the representative of the air rescue Freddy Rendon Roldan (Freddy Rendon Roldan). For medical evacuation helicopter was used by the medical service.

According to official statistics, every year in Colombia as a result of road accidents kill about 6,000 people.

Source: RIA Novosti

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