At least six people died and 13 injured when a bus collided head-on with a container truck in Quang Ninh Province, northern Vietnam, on Tuesday.
The accident happened at around 12:30 a.m when the bus of Ka Long Company was travelling from Mong Cai to Ha Long on the National Road 18, carrying 20 passengers.
Two bus passengers died on the spot while four others succumbed to serious injuries. Thirteen others were injured and are under treatment at Tien Yen and Dam Ha hospitals.
The container truck drivers fled after the accident while the bus driver, 34-year-old Tran Van Hung, suffered minor injuries.
Police are investigating the cause of the accident.