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Louisiana bus accident has claimed 2 lives and 41 injured

The accident occurred on Interstate 10 near LaPlace, a city about 40 km west of New Orleans when a charter bus of volunteers going to assist flood victims in the state’s capital city of Baton Rouge hit the fire truck.

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Three firefighters were injured in the crash and one of them was pronounced dead in hospital, according to the state’s English daily The Times-Picayune.

The firefighters were dealing with a car crash and the new bus-fire truck accident caused the death of a victim who was still in a vehicle involved in the previous crash.

The report also said that the 41 people with minor to moderate injuries were hospitalized for treatment. Enditem

Source: Xinhua/News Ghana

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