Peru bus plunges into ravine, killing 25

Accidents frequently occur along Peruvian highways due to speeding, poor road conditions, lack of signage and poor enforcement of traffic rules. – EPA pic, September 19, 2023.

A BUS plummeted from the edge of a narrow mountain road in southeastern Peru on Monday, killing 25 people including two children, according to authorities.

The crash occurred before dawn when the bus travelling between two Andean towns careened down a 200m ravine in the region of Huancavelica, a police official told AFP.

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