Madagascar Bus Crash Leaves ‘34 Young Christians Dead’
By Tom Michael
AT least 34 people have been killed in a horrific bus crash in Madagascar, according to local authorities.
The shocking tragedy in Ankazobe, 44 miles north-west of Madagascar’s capital Antananarivo, Minister of Transport Benjamina Ramarcel is quoted as saying by Xinhua news agency.
The vehicle – which was carrying a group of young Christian worshippers –plunged down a steep ravine in Madagascar, police and hospital officials said today.
Cops said 12 badly-burned bodies were counted at the site after the late-night crash, while hospitals said another 22 other fatalities had been confirmed.