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12 killed in China bus-truck accident


Beijing: At least 12 persons were killed and 28 others injured when a truck trying to dodge a horse on the road collided with a bus in China’s Mongolia region, authorities said.

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The accident occurred on Saturday evening in Mongolia Yakeshi city, Xinhua news agency cited a statement as saying.

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A horse dashed onto the road and the truck was trying to avoid it when it collided against the bus, an earlier statement from the government said.