BEIJING â€” Ten people have died and five were injured when a bus veered off a highway and fell into a river in southern China.
The Xinhua News Agency reported that four people were reported missing in the accident Monday morning in Guizhou province.
The state news agency says the 19-seat bus was travelling from Kaiyang county on the outskirts of the provincial capital to the Qiannan Bouyei-Miao Autonomous Prefecture when it went off a highway and into the river.
Local authorities were investigating and there was no immediate word on what caused the accident.
The Associated Press