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Three dead in tour bus crash

By Scott Thompson, CNN
  • The wreck takes place about four miles north of Cedar City
  • All the passengers are Japanese tourists

(CNN) -- Three people were killed and about 12 others were injured when a tour bus crashed on Interstate 15 Monday evening, the Utah Highway Patrol said in a statement.

The wreck occurred about four miles north of Cedar City. The injuries range from non-life threatening to critical.

All the passengers on the bus were Japanese tourists, the highway patrol said.

CNN's Scott Thompson contributed to this report.