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Six dead, 25 injured in SW China road accident

(Xinhua)

08:11, November 14, 2011

Photo taken on Nov. 13, 2011 shows the traffic accident scene on the Jinlu Road in Wayao Township of Baoshan, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Nov. 13, 2011. At least six people were confirmed dead and 25 others injured after a van carrying passengers overturned Sunday in Baoshan.(Xinhua/Shao Weicen)

KUNMING, Nov. 13 (Xinhua) -- At least six people were confirmed dead and 25 others injured after a van carrying passengers overturned Sunday in southwest China's Yunnan Province.

A Baoshan city spokesperson said the road accident occurred at 8:30 a.m. near a bridge at the end of a mountain tunnel in Wayao Township.

Two of the injured are currently in critical condition, the spokesperson said, adding that the cause of the accident is under investigation.

 
 
     
 
 
 
     
 
 
 
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