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The accident occurred in the North of the country.

A passenger bus fell into the abyss in the North of the Philippines killed at least 24 people. According to local authorities, only the bus was carrying 45 people.

Several passengers were injured, all of them taken to hospital. The accident occurred on the morning of Tuesday, April 18, in a mountainous area in the province of Nueva Ecija. According to preliminary data, the cause of the accident could be problems with the braking system of the bus.

Earlier in the bus falling into the river in Guizhou province in southwest China killed 13 people, wounded six more .

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Associated Press