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Bus carrying Chinese tour group crashes; 19 injured

2012/07/07 13:38:11

Taipei, July 7 (CNA) A bus carrying 38 Chinese tourists from Harbin City has crashed on National Highway No. 3, causing injuries to 19 people on board, the Tourism Bureau said Saturday.

Four of the injured, including a Taiwanese tour guide and bus driver, are critically injured, the bureau said.

As of press time, the cause of the accident remains unclear.

The tourists were on the second day of an eight-day trip to Taiwan, and they were heading south to Sun Moon Lake.

(By Lee Hsin-Yin)