Sofia, At least 16 people were killed and
another 26 were injured when a tourist bus flipped over on a highway
near Bulgaria’s capital, Sofia.
Police said a bus carrying tourists on a weekend trip to a nearby
resort overturned and then fell down onto a side road 20 metres below
The accident happened at 5:10pm (local time) yesterday
(Saturday) about 20 kilometres north of Sofia.
Ambulances rushed to the scene and took the injured to Sofia
Doctors said some of them were in critical condition.
The government declared tomorrow (Monday) a national day of
mourning for the victims, the ABC news reported.
Source: Oman News Agency