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At least 10 dead after coach plunges off cliff in SW China

(Xinhua)

11:47, April 29, 2012

KUNMING, April 29 (Xinhua) -- At least 10 people were killed and many others injured after a coach plunged off a cliff on Saturday in Yunnan Province, local authorities said.

The accident happened at about 5 p.m. when the coach plunged off a cliff in Yunxian County in the city of Lincang, according to sources with the city government.

More details are not yet available.

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