6 killed, 11 injured in highway bus crash

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6 killed, 11 injured in highway bus crash

Taipei, Sept. 12 (CNA) A coach belonging to Aloha Bus Co., Ltd. crashed late Monday after hitting a guardrail near Gangshan Interchange, Kaohsiung, on National Freeway No. 1, resulting in six fatalities.

A further 11 passengers were injured, including the driver, according to highway police.

The bus was seriously damaged in the accident and police have launched an investigation into whether the incident was caused by speeding.

(By Lu Hsin-hui and Evelyn Kao)

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