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At least 21 dead in bus in Mexico

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In a collision between a bus with pilgrims and a truck, Wednesday at least 21 deaths and about thirty wounded cases. The accident happened in the Mexican state of Veracruz. Report this to the local authorities.

Seventeen (lifeless) bodies have been taken off the bus and two from the truck. On the way to the hospital is one of the wounded died, and not much later, another victim that there seriously was, ” explains Guadalupe Osorno, the responsible of civil protection in the state.

The accident happened in a mountainous area in Maltrata in the state of Veracruz, about 250 miles east of Mexico City. On the images of the station Televisa is to see how the burning bus on its side. The vehicle burned completely.

According to bishop Salvador Gonzalez came the passengers of the bus back from a pilgrimage to the Basilica of Guadalupe. That he posted on Twitter.

The cause of the accident is currently still unclear.