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Friday, 15 January 2016 - 10:25
Japan Tour Bus Veers Off Mountain, More Than A Dozen Dead
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Fourteen people have been killed and dozens injured when a bus taking them to a ski resort ran off a mountain road in central Japan.

Twenty-seven people were hospitalized, with 19 of those in serious condition.

The bus carrying 41 people hit a guardrail and flipped over on the road in Karuizawa, Nagano prefecture, 120km northwest of Tokyo. The crash happened at around 2am on Friday local time, when the bus dropped more than three meters into a ditch, foreign media reports.

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