MEXICO Metropolis At minimum 12 folks were killed and 8 were wounded on Thursday next a head-on collision in southwestern Mexico concerning a bus and a gasoline tanker truck which exploded, seriously burning some of the victims, authorities stated.
Rescue employees were continue to recovering bodies from the crash web-site and the demise complete was anticipated to climb, stated a spokeswoman for federal police in Petacalco just within the condition border of Guerrero and neighboring Michoacan.
“Some of them were burned to a crisp,” the spokeswoman stated.
At minimum 8 folks were also wounded in the collision, some of them critically, the spokeswoman stated.
Law enforcement stated the bus was traveling to the Pacific coast when it strike the tanker, which experienced left the Lazaro Cardenas place en route toward the interior of Mexico. It was not straight away crystal clear what experienced prompted the collision, the spokeswoman stated.
(Reporting by Dave Graham Modifying by Lisa Shumaker)