27 killed in Indonesia bus accident
27 killed in Indonesia bus accident
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27 killed in Indonesia bus accident

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At least 27 people died and 16 others were injured in a bus accident in Indonesia's Java island on Saturday, local police said.

Police said the bus was going to Tangerang, south of the capital, with around 40 local tourists from Tangkuban Pirahu in western Java when the driver lost control on the mountainous slope of the hill in Subang district of West Java province and fell down from the hill.

There has been information that the engine of the bus stopped and just slipped backwards and collided with a motorcycle first and then fell down from the hill.

Police, army and medical personnel reached the spot and started relief and rescue work and the injured were taken out of the bus and admitted to a nearby hospital.

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