24 killed, several injured in Philippines accident

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Manila: According to the information given by the police officials, in an incident that took place today in northern Philippines where at least 24 people were killed and several injured when a passenger bus plunged into a deep valley.

According to police, the bus carrying more than 50 passengers crashed in Capintalan village in Nueva Ecjia province. Police said the bus was speeding when the accident happened.

Some passengers were rescued and sent to a nearby hospital.

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