Two dead and 11 injured in bus crash

DPA/The Local
DPA/The Local - [email protected] • 26 Jun, 2009 Updated Fri 26 Jun 2009 08:21 CEST
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Two people died and 11 others were seriously injured in a bus crash on the A24 motorway near Hamburg on Friday morning, according to the police.

The coach from Poland ran into a ditch for unknown reasons between Schwarzenbek and Talkau in the northern German state of Schleswig-Holstein.

The bus driver survived the accident but suffered severe shock. There were 28 adult passengers onboard.

Around 100 rescue personnel rushed to the seen of the crash, which caused the A24 to be shut completely in one direction.

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