36 of 40 bodies found in bus fire tragedy

December 2, 2010 23:28

The bodies of 36 out of the the 40 prison wardens who burned to death in a bus caught up in the blaze raging in the Carmel on Thursday have been found among the wreckage, Channel 10 reported.

The wardens were meant to assist in evacuating some 500 prisoners from the facility, situated near Kibbutz Beit Oren. Their vehicle was engulfed in fast moving flames which had spread to the narrow mountain road linking Atlit to Kibbutz Bet Oren.

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