19 killed in horror bus crash

2012-06-25 12:39
Lauren Hess, News24
Cape Town – A bus crash in Meyerton, Gauteng, has left 19 people dead and 55 injured.

Netcare911 spokesperson Jeff Wicks said the accident happened after the bus driver lost control of the vehicle and it crashed through a bridge.

Paramedics worked to free 85 people trapped inside the Putco vehicle.

Three of the 55 injured people are critical, Wicks said.

Eighteen are seriously injured and 32 are “walking wounded”.

Wicks said all the people on the bus were adults.