Two dead, 15 injured in bus-truck-car collision

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Two people, including a British woman, were killed and 15 injured after a bus crashed into a truck and a car in the northern province of Quang Ninh on Wednesday (November 16).

At around 10 a.m., the bus carrying some 10 passengers crashed into a truck traveling the opposite direction on National Highway 18A in Ha Long Town.

After the collision, the truck driver lost control of the vehicle and crashed into a seven-seater car carrying three foreigners.

Luc Van Tuan, the 35-year-old truck driver, died on the spot.

A British woman, whose identity has not been released, died immediately.

Fifteen people, including the seven-seater car driver and passengers on the bus, were injured in the accident.

Local police are investigating the cause of the accident.

On Thursday, Quang Ninh Province authorities said eight injured people are being treated at the Bai Chay General Hospital in Quang Ninh.

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