AFP, Mexico Metropolis
Fri Aug 4, 2023 12:00 AM Final replace on: Fri Aug 4, 2023 12:00 AM
Not less than 15 folks have been killed yesterday when a bus carrying locals and migrants plummeted right into a ravine in northeastern Mexico, a fireplace division official mentioned.
Native media reported that residents of India and Africa have been amongst these killed.
“To date there are 15 deaths, however we worry there can be extra,” a fireplace division official mentioned, on situation of anonymity.
The bus was travelling from Mexico Metropolis to northwestern Tijuana which borders San Diego, from the place quite a few migrants try to hunt refuge in the US.
In February, migrants from Venezuela, Colombia, and Central America have been concerned in a bus crash between the southern state of Oaxaca and central Puebla, which left no less than 17 lifeless.
Lethal street accidents are widespread in Mexico, normally resulting from excessive speeds, poor car circumstances or driver fatigue.
Many individuals depend on buses, typically operated by small transportation firms serving distant communities with getting older automobiles.
In July, no less than 29 folks have been killed when a passenger bus careened off a mountain street and fell right into a ravine in Oaxaca.