Bus with Argentine tourists crashed in Brazil, 13 dead
The fact took place near the town of Ranch Queimado, some 70 kilometers from Florianópolis.
The bus was returning to Misiones (Argentina) from Camboriú (Brazil) and, according to the first accounts, all of its occupants were Argentine women.
In addition to the fatal victims, other 28 resulted injured, 15 of them in serious condition.
According to the first information, the drivers of the vehicle lost control and the bus fell off a cliff. The newspaper “Folha” informed that 15 of the injured passengers are in serious condition.
They all were taken to a hospital.
The bus was carrying 33 passengers, of whom 32 were women, and two drivers. The rescue of the victims was realized by a team of the Fire department.
The police affirmed that it does not know the identity of the victims.
Both drivers survived the crash.