Tour bus collision leaves nearly 23 people injured in U.S.

10:28, June 18, 2010      

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A tour bus collided with two vehicles on Thursday in suburban Rosemead, east of Los Angeles, leaving 23 people, at least one of them critically, authorities said.

"We do not know yet how the accident occurred," said Los Angeles County Fire Inspector Frederic Stowers. "All we know is that a bus and two other vehicles collided."

The driver of the bus was in critical condition and had been taken to a trauma center along with two others. Seven other people sustained minor injuries, while the remaining 13 patients were treated at the scene and released, Stowers said.

An investigation is under way to determine the cause of the accident, he said.

Source: Xinhua

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