The wreck of a bus lies in the Lerez river in Spain after it plunged in while crossing a bridge on Sunday. Photo: AFP
The wreck of a bus lies in the Lerez river in Spain after it plunged in while crossing a bridge on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Spain

6 dead after bus plunges off bridge into river in Spain

  • Two survivors – the driver and a passenger – were pulled from the water by firefighters and taken to hospital
  • Heavy rains sweeping the region caused the river to overflow, hampering search-and-rescue operations

The wreck of a bus lies in the Lerez river in Spain after it plunged in while crossing a bridge on Sunday. Photo: AFP
The wreck of a bus lies in the Lerez river in Spain after it plunged in while crossing a bridge on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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