Bus Crash Kills 24 In South Africa

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By: / March 15, 2013

A bus bound for Cape Town in South Africa veered off the road, and the resulting bus crash killed 24 people.

The accident occurred Friday in De Doorns, near Cape Town. A spokesperson for the health department of the Western Cape government says 22 women and 2 men were among the 24 people killed in the bus crash.

Media reports from South Africa indicate the bus driver lost control, which led to the bus rolling over. It is unknown if the driver was among the 24 people killed.