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Bus overturns in northern Brazil, killing 7

Published:Monday | January 29, 2018 | 12:00 AM


Police say a bus overturned on a curve in northern Brazil, killing seven passengers and injuring 20.

The accident occurred early yesterday near the city of Dianopolis in the state of Tocantins.

Police told reporters the accident appears to have been caused by brake failure. No other vehicle was involved.

There was no confirmation of the total number of passengers on the bus when it overturned.