At least 6 people were killed and 16 injured when a bus falls in the pit as a road collapsed in China.
The accident took place when a passenger bus stopped on the main road and a part of the road collapsed in front of a hospital in Xinjiang province’s northwestern city of Xinjiang on Monday afternoon.
A video of the accident has been circulated via social media. It was observed that after the passenger bus fell into that hole on the road, the hole widened, shortly thereafter an explosion.
The diameter of the hole is about 10 meters, local authorities said.
The bodies of the deceased have been recovered. The injured were admitted to the hospital.
The cause of the accident is being investigated, provincial authorities said.