At least 24 killed in Mexico tour bus-petrol tanker collision

PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Rescuers working on the wreckage of a collision between a tour bus and a petrol tanker on the Morelia-Guerrero highway near La Union municipality, in the state of Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday. The bus was taking tourists from Morelia, in Michoacan state, to Guerrero. At least 24 people were killed and nine injured in the accident, the authorities reported.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 15, 2017, with the headline 'At least 24 killed in Mexico tour bus-petrol tanker collision'. Print Edition | Subscribe