2 dead, several injured after 2 buses collide in Norway
OSLO (AFP) - Two people were killed and several seriously injured on Monday when two buses, one Norwegian and one Swedish with foreign tourists aboard, collided in western Norway, the local authorities said.
The frontal collision took place late on Monday afternoon as the two buses travelled on a road connecting the towns of Sogndal and Lekanger, the head of the local police's operations Hans Petter Harlem said.
Sogndal Mayor Jarle Aarvoll told news channel TV2 Nyhetskanalen that two people were killed and several were seriously injured.
According to the police, a total of some 30 passengers were on board the two buses. The nationalities of the passengers were not immediately known.