16 dead in Russia bus accident


Moscow, Aug 5 (IANS) At least 16 people were killed and 26 others injured when two buses collided in Russia’s Khabarovsk territory on Wednesday, the interior ministry said.

There were 72 people travelling in the buses, reported Tass news agency.

Six people, including three children, were in critical condition, said the ministry report.

The Khabarovsk territory lies in Russia’s far east.