Friday, August 29, 2014


Russia

Four Russian Tourists Killed In Greece Bus Crash

The Russian Consulate in the Greek city of Thessaloniki has confirmed that four Russian tourists were killed and 30 injured when a bus that was taking them to the airport crashed in the predawn hours.

The Greek driver of the bus was also injured.

There were reportedly 50 Russians on the bus -- 49 tourists and a guide -- and they were scheduled to depart on a flight to St. Petersburg on September 14.

The bus apparently skidded off the road in a light rain and overturned.

Based on reporting by Interfax and AP

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