lima - In the heavy bus accident in Peru, at least 52 people were killed in the end. The emergency services have announced this after the rescue operation has ended. The bodies of a 79-year-old and 22-year-old woman were the last to be recovered. At least six people survived the accident and are treated in the hospital for their injuries.
A bus hit a rock on Tuesday and landed one hundred meters lower upside down on a beach near the town of Pasamayo, north of the capital Lima. According to the authorities, the bus was hit by a truck driver, who had lost control of the wheel.
Traffic accidents on motorways are not rare in Peru, the roads are often unsafe. The road along the cliff is popularly called 'devil's bend. 'The coastal road is known as very dangerous.