People leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPAPeople leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPA
People leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPA

Coronavirus: French bus driver dies after being attacked by passengers for telling them to wear masks

  • Philippe Monguillot, 59, was left brain-dead by the attack in the southwestern town of Bayonne last weekend and died in hospital on Friday
  • Two men have been charged with attempted murder for beating the driver, who had asked passengers to wear masks in line with coronavirus rules
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People leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPAPeople leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPA
People leave flowers as thousands of people take part in a remembrance march in tribute to French bus driver Philippe Monguillot. Photo: EPA
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