Bus with Chinese tourists went off the road and fell into a gorge in Laos, reports on Tuesday Agency Associated Press.

According to him, at least 13 people were killed. More than 30 people were injured, two of them received serious injuries. All the victims were sent to nearby hospitals.

The accident occurred in the night of Tuesday on the highway connecting the capital of Laos is Vientiane and the popular tourist town of Luang Prabang.

The Agency notes that the number of accidents on the roads in Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Myanmar significantly increased in the monsoon season, which occurs from June to October.