Bus crashes, catches fire in Bulgaria; at least 45 tourists dead, including children

Published Nov 23 2021 at 11:37 AM GMT
  • A bus carrying people home to North Macedonia from a tourist trip to Istanbul crashed and caught fire in western Bulgaria early Tuesday, killing at least 45 people, authorities and local media said.
  • The accident happened around 2am and there were children among the victims, authorities said.
  • Seven people were taken to hospital for treatment.
  • The cause of the crash was not immediately confirmed, but it appeared that the bus hit a highway guard rail, crashed and caught fire.



  • Published Nov 23, 2021 11:37 AM GMT