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Sep 19, 2022 03:24 AM
CHINA

Covid Quarantine Bus Crash Kills 27 in Guizhou Province

A photo circulated online showing a damaged bus which is believed to overturn early Sunday morning on a highway in the Sandu Shui autonomous county, killing 27. Photo: Weibo
A photo circulated online showing a damaged bus which is believed to overturn early Sunday morning on a highway in the Sandu Shui autonomous county, killing 27. Photo: Weibo

Twenty-seven people were killed and 20 others injured when a bus taking them to a Covid quarantine facility crashed Sunday in Southwest China’s Guizhou province, according to official statements and Caixin interviews.

The bus carrying the 47 people overturned early Sunday morning on a highway in the Sandu Shui autonomous county, police said in a statement (link in Chinese). The highway connects the provincial capital Guiyang with Libo county.

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