Dozens dead in Cameroon bus crash | News | Al Jazeera

Dozens dead in Cameroon bus crash

Authorities say death toll may rise from accident in the country's central region.

    The bus lost control and hit a ditch, about 135km from the capital Yaounde, before rolling down a hill [AFP]

    "The bus lost control ... 200 metres further on the bus hit a ditch. It rolled over several times," Idrissou said.

    "The impact was so powerful that the bus broke in two."

    It is unknown how many passengers were on the bus.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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