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11 dead in Turkish tourist bus crash
October 10, 1996
Web posted at: 1:00 p.m. EDT
KORKUTELI, Turkey (CNN) -- A bus carrying German, Dutch and
Swiss vacationers plunged 100 feet down a ravine in southern
Turkey Thursday, killing 10 tourists and a Turk, and injuring
19 other people, police and hospital officials said. The
accident happened in Korkuteli, near the popular resort city
The bus was carrying around 30 tourists from Antalya to the
inland town of Pamukkale. Police said the bus appeared to
have overturned while driving at high speed on a wet road.
Reuters contributed to this report.
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