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10 die, 14 injured as bus overturns on expressway

Ten people died while another 14 were injured last night when a bus overturned on a Shanghai expressway – one of the deadliest crashes in the city in recent years.

Among the 14 injured, one is in critical condition due to severe chest wounds, reported today. Ten passengers passed away at the scene, while the rest succumbed to their wounds at hospitals.

The bus carried 24 workers of an electronics maker and was running at a high speed along the Longdong Avenue section of the Outer Ring Road in Pudong New Area when the accident happened.

The driver lost control of the bus after giving way to a minibus. The bus crashed into the side rails, hit a pole and overturned.


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