Minimum 13 people died and 21 injured yesterday when a bus veered out of control and slammed into a rock face in southern Mexico, the authorities said.
The accident took place before dawn on a highway in the state of Chiapas near the border with Guatemala, repots BSS.
“The passenger bus left the road and collided with a wall of rock, killing 13 people,” the state prosecutor’s office said in a statement.
Initial investigations point to brake failure, according to the authorities, who said that the passengers were mostly residents of communities in the area.
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