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Eleven killed, 21 injured in multiple vehicle pileup in China 

The accident happened in Zibo city, when a heavily loaded tractor collided with vehicles, including two buses, at a road crossing.

By: PTI | Beijing |
August 13, 2016 10:10:53 am
China pile up, china accident, china news, china, China crash, news, latest news, world news, international news The accident happened in Zibo city, when a heavily loaded tractor collided with vehicles, including two buses, at a road crossing. (representative image; source: AP)

The death toll from a multi-vehicle pile-up involving two buses, a car and a motorcycle, in China’s eastern Shandong Province has risen to 11, officials said. Another 21 were injured in the accident which took place on Thursday, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

The accident happened in Zibo city, when a heavily loaded tractor collided with vehicles, including two buses, at a road crossing. An investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.

At least 11 people have been killed and 20 others injured, including two seriously, when a vehicle pile-up occurred on Thursday in east China involving two buses, a car and a motorcycle. The pile-up took place around 8:23 am and four persons on a bus, one in the car and another in the truck died, an initial report said. Two of the 21 injured were said to be in critical condition.

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