Ecuador: Two foreign tourists and ecuadorian killed in tour bus accident

Posted on August 16, 2016 • Filed under: Ecuador, Ecuador Emergency, Ecuador Travel

Two foreigners and an Ecuadorian die in bus crash on the way to the Costa

Karla Alvarez Naranjo A tourist bus and transport workers struck at kilometer 54 of the Santa Elena – Guayaquil, just after a curve. In the accident occurred at 05:15 on Tuesday killed 3 people. In addition nine individuals were injured. In the first chariot foreigners who had come from Salinas to the airport in the city of Buenos Aires they mobilized. There died citizen of Argentina María Lorena Gagliardi, 24, and Chilean Heidi Werner, 46. On the other transportation workers were a chicken. An agent of the Transit Commission of Ecuador (CTE) indicated that there was found dead Rudi Carlos Palacios Zapata, 19. The rescue of the bodies trapped in the structures took about 35 minutes, according to Alberto Solis of the Office of Traffic Accident Research (UIAD). According to a ECU911, there were 9 injured and the 3 deceased. Both drivers fled.


“It was a shock range. That is the tourist bus hit behind another car. He could not stop.” The injured were treated on site by ambulance CTE, MSP, and the bodies of Guayaquil and Playas. Read Article

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