China: 10 killed after van overturns

As the vehicle was destroyed and the bodies of the victims were lying apart from the vehicle, the number of passengers on the van has yet to be verified, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

By: PTI | Beijing | Published:November 16, 2016 9:56 pm
China, China news, van overturns China, city of Zhaotong Yunnan Province, city of Zhaotong Yunnan Province bus overturns, city of Zhaotong Yunnan Province, world news, indian express At least 10 people have been confirmed dead after a commercial van overturned in southwest China, local authorities said on Wednesday.

At least 10 people have been confirmed dead after a commercial van overturned in southwest China, local authorities said on Wednesday. The eight-seat van overturned and fell into a 500 meter-deep ravine around 9 pm on Tuesday in Yongshan County in the city of Zhaotong Yunnan Province, according to the publicity department of Yongshan county.

As the vehicle was destroyed and the bodies of the victims were lying apart from the vehicle, the number of passengers on the van has yet to be verified, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.