Bus overturn kills 4 in Heilongjiang

A bus overturn killed 4 passengers in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province on Sunday afternoon, local authorities said.

The accident happened at about 1:20 p.m. on the way from Jiamusi city to Huachuan county when the bus suddenly overturned to the bicycle lane. Two passengers died at the scene and another two died later at a local hospital.

There were 30 people on board when the accident happened. The injured are receiving treatment at the Jiamusi Central Hospital.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Xinhua