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30 die as bus plunges into ravine

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At least 30 people died and 20 others were injured late Monday when a bus careered off a hillside road and plunged into a ravine in northern Tak province, police said. 

Rescue workers tried to assist passengers trapped in the bus after a plunge into a ravine in Tak.

The accident happened around 8.40 pm. Four buses were taking local government workers and elderly people to Ubon Ratchthani and to Laos for a field trip.

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