Bus crash kills 17 in Bolivia

At least 17 people were killed on Friday when a passenger bus crashed along a rural highway in southwest Bolivia, local police said, according to Xinhua report.

Bus crash kills 17 in Bolivia

Bus crash kills 17 in Bolivia

STEPANAKERT, JUNE 16, ARTSAKHPRESS: Another 30 people were injured in the accident aboard a bus traveling between Cochabamba and Potosi, police in the town of Potosi said.

Police commander Col. Vladimir Lazo said the injured were taken to local hospitals, while rescue workers retrieved bodies at the scene.

A preliminary police report said a speeding bus crashed into a boulder on the highway near Potosi.