France's worst bus crash in 30 years claims 42 lives

A bus carrying senior citizens crashed head-on into a lorry on Friday morning in southwestern France, around 60 km from Bordeaux.

Deadly bus crash claims 42 lives in France.

Deadly bus crash claims 42 lives in France. Image by rhodesj / CC BY 2.0

So far 42 people have been confirmed dead. The crash is the deadliest in over 30 years in France and around 60 firefighters were called to the scene to tackle a blaze after the bus burst into flames on impact. Read more: thelocal.fr

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