Bus accident kills seven, injures 21 in Mexico

Bus crash leaves seven dead and twenty one injured in northwest Mexico

Photo by: Reuters (Archive)
Photo by: Reuters (Archive)

A file photo from northwestern Mexico, rescue workers inspect a bus following an accident on February 27, 2016.

At least seven people were killed and 21 injured when a bus came off the road in northwest Mexico on Sunday, local authorities said.

The driver of the bus, which had been traveling from Oaxaca state on its way to Tijuana on the US border, lost control of the vehicle which had a punctured tire, a spokesman for the emergency services in Nayarit state said.

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