China: Collision between a bus and a truck, at least 35 people killed


 More than 35 people have been killed in the wake of a collision between a bus and a truck in Jiangsu province vin eastern China.

According to the Chinese authorities, the accident occurred when the bus carrying 69 passengers, crossed a highway because of a tyre puncture crashed into a truck heading in the opposite direction.

36 injured passengers were reported in this accident out of which nine of them in serious conditions.

Fatal road accidents are quite common in China, where 90% collisions are due to breach in traffic laws.