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Iran: Bus crash claims 27 lives in Tehran

In a shocking incident, an overnight bus crash has claimed 27 lives in Tehran of Western Iran. State television reporters on Wednesday said that a tanker carrying tar crashed into the passenger bus in Sanandaj, a city in Iran's Kurdistan province some 400 kilometres west of Tehran. According to a report, released by UNICEF, Iran's rate of traffic crashes is 20 times the world's average, as the country suffers from poor roads and lax traffic enforcement. Watch News Nation’s special coverage to know more details regarding the incident.

Updated : 11 July 2018, 07:41 PM