Lonely Planet Writer

Fourteen die in coach crash in Southern Spain

The hilly landscape of the Murcia Region, Spain.
The hilly landscape of the Murcia Region, Spain. Image by Ramón Cutanda López / CC BY 2.0

Fourteen people have been killed after the coach they were travelling in fell into a ravine in Southern Spain at the weekend. The coach was returning to Murcia from a religious event in Madrid, when it left the road in what has been called the worst accident of its kind in Spain for 13 years. A further 28 people were injured in the crash, ten seriously. Read more: telegraph.co.uk