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Two die in tourist bus crash in Cuba


Two die in tourist bus crash in Cuba

A bus carrying German and Austrian tourists has crashed in the central Cuban city of Santi Spiritus. Two people have been killed and 28 others injured.

The accident happened when a lorry struck an overpass and then collided with the bus.

The bus driver and a German tourist died at the scene six of the injured are in a serious condition.

The Thomas Cook travel company issued a statement Sunday saying the bus carried the driver, a tour guide and 27 tourists. It said the travelers were on a seven-night tour of Cuba that was to end Monday. The bus was travelling from the eastern city of Santiago to Trinidad when the crash occured.