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Algarve bus accident kills three

A road running through the Algarve.
A road running through the Algarve. Image by Kyle Taylor / CC BY 2.0

Three Dutch tourists have died and 31 other passengers have been injured in a serious bus accident in Portugal’s Algarve on Wednesday night. The bus was travelling from Faro to the western Algarve when it veered off the road late in the evening and plummeted into a ravine near the Albufeira motorway exit on the A22 – the major artery that connects the Algarve from west to east. Read more: theportugalnews.com