In Argentina, bus passengers were killed with eucalyptus logs: many victims and injured
Timber truck driver escaped from the accident scene .
In the northeast Argentina had a car accident involving a timber truck, a bus and a van. The accident killed 12 people, dozens were injured, reports Chronicle.info with reference to the Correspondent.
As you know, the accident occurred in the municipality of Mundu Novu, Bahia state, near the city of Eunapolis.
The driver of a truck transporting eucalyptus logs lost control of the car when cornering. The vehicle skidded, causing its trailer to overturn. At the same time, the cargo got into a bus and a van traveling in the oncoming lane.
In addition to the dead, 22 more people were injured. Six of them are in serious condition.
The truck driver reportedly fled the scene and is wanted by law enforcement officers.
Doze pessoas morreram em um acidente entre uma carreta bitrem, um ônibus e uma van, no sul da Bahia. O acidente ocorreu na noite de quarta-feira (29), no distrito de Mundo Novo, perto de Eunápolis: https://t.co/RQ3zqb6njQ #JH pic.twitter.com/P8sCgGryIY
— Jornal Hoje (@jornalhoje) September 30, 2021
Eunápolis: Acidente entre caminhão, ônibus e van deixa ao menos 12 mortos pic.twitter.com/8PZwoFXB07
— BN Municípios (@BNMunicipios) September 30, 2021