VI-20180313-62225-ETH – Vehicle Accident – Ethiopia – Africa

Thirty-eight people were killed in northern Ethiopia on Monday when the bus carrying them veered off the road, state radio Fana reported on Tuesday. 'A total of 38 people (28 men and 10 women) were killed in the accident,' Fana said on its website, citing the Legambo district authorities, where the accident took place, and stating that surviving passengers, 10 in number, suffer "serious and light" injuries. Lagambo, which is part of the Amhara regional state, is located some 482 km north of Addis Ababa. The bus, carrying a total of 48 passengers, reportedly tumbled off a five meter cliff in ...

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