13 dead when bus runs off road in Ancash


The bus carrying around 50 passengers, some
being students fell from a precipice of 200 meters,
killing 13 people and injuring 40, of those 3 are in critical condition. The
bus from the Andia Company was making it way to from Carhuapoma, Ancash to Lima.
Walter Moscol who is in charge of health and safety department in
Ancash said that the deceased are being slowly taken out of the bus and the
injured are being taken to the hospital of Huaraz, however it will be a long
time before they find all the bodies, he said that the Policía Nacional de
Carreteras y del Callejón de Huaylas is slowly searching through the remains of
the bus but are still waiting for back up from fire men and ambulances.