Bus crash site in Montenegro
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Fatalities as bus plunges into Montenegro ravine

A bus has plunged off a bridge over the Moraca river in central Montenegro, killing 16 people and injuring at least 30 others, local officials say.

The bus toppled 40m into a ravine 30km (18 miles) north of the capital Podgorica, reports said.

Officials said there were about 50 people on board, and all the victims were Romanian nationals.

The cause of the accident - which happened during a rain storm - is now being investigated.

  • 24 Jun
  • From the section Europe