5 killed in China accident
Beijing: At least five people were killed and nine others injured today when a bus crashed into a pier of an overpass in east China’s Xintai city.
A bus carrying 26 people hit the pier of the overpass amid moderate rain, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.
It was travelling from Shanghai to Beijing.
The injured have been taken to hospital. Two suffered serious injuries.
Police have detained the driver.