Mexico bus-train collision kills 16, injures 30

February 14, 2015 4:33 PM

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MONTERREY - At least 16 people were killed and 30 were injured when a freight train slammed into a packed passenger bus in northeastern Mexico on Friday, authorities said, warning the death toll could rise.

The collision happened when the bus was attempting to cross rail tracks in the city of Anahuac, Nuevo Leon, state civil protection chief Jorge Camacho told AFP. The accident occurred just after 5:00 pm (2300 GMT) at Camarones station, near the border with the United States. Two children were among t...

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