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 19 dead in Peru mountain road accident
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19 dead in Peru mountain road accident

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Lima, Jul 30 : At least 19 people died and eight more were injured in a bus crash on a mountain road in Peru, police has said.

The crash happened in Canta province, around 100 km from Lima, on Sunday night, as travellers were returning to the capital, following a national holiday.The reports said the fatalities were 11 women and eight men. No foreigners were among the victims.

"The bus went off the road and crashed into the mountainside," a top police officer said.(UNi)