In Brazil, a bus with passengers fell from a 35-meter trestle

In Brazil, a bus with passengers fell from a 35-meter trestle

17 people were killed and 23 injured. The driver fled from the accident site.

In the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais from the overpass collapsed passenger bus. As a result of the accident 17 passengers were killed, reports TV channel G1.

The vehicle fell from a height of about 35 meters.

The alleged cause of the accident – the brakes failed.
It is noted that 23 people were injured. The driver and five other passengers fled the scene. Police are looking for the driver.