Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22  

Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22  

A bus apparently lost its brakes, then hit another vehicle at high speed and rolled over four times, killing at least 24 people and injuring 22 while smashing into several houses along a highway near Ecuador's capital early Tuesday, officials said.

 
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Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22  

A bus apparently lost its brakes, then hit another vehicle at high speed and rolled over four times, killing at least 24 people and injuring 22 while smashing...

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Bus crash in Ecuador kills 24 people, injures 22  

A bus apparently lost its brakes, then hit another vehicle at high speed and rolled over four times, killing at least 24 people and injuring 22 while smashing ...