Palmira, Peru: Bus Accident Leaves 24 Seriously Wounded, Injured

Posted on August 3, 2011 • Filed under: Peru, Police/Military Activity, TRAVEL

According to twenty-four people were injured in a bus accident this morning, Wednesday August 3rd in the town of Palmira, eight miles from the capital of Gran Chimu province. Officials say 18 people were transported to the Regional Hospital in Trujillo due to the severity of their injuries, while six passengers were transported to a medical center in Cascas. Officials add those injured include two children and one minor. Police say the accident occurred due to driving errors and the presence of clouds and wet roads. The bus number is VG-4369.Read Article

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