Print Edition - 2017-05-10  |  World News Digest

10 South Korean children die in China bus crash

- Agencies, BEIJING

May 10, 2017-

Ten South Korean kindergarten pupils and two others were killed when a school bus crashed and burst into flames in a tunnel in eastern China on Tuesday, officials and reports said. The children were aged between four and seven and lived in the city of Weihai in Shandong province where the accident happened, a South Korean consular official in the city of Qingdao told AFP. The Weihai propaganda department said on a microblogging website that 12 people had died and another person was seriously injured. Officials did not immediately give the nationality of the two others killed and the injured person.

Published: 10-05-2017 11:00

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