At least 34 killed after Haiti bus crashes into parade

By REUTERS
March 12, 2017 20:22
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At least 34 people were killed and 17 injured in northern Haiti late on Saturday after a bus crashed into a parade of pedestrians, the country's civil protection authorities said on Sunday.

The bus, which was coming from Cap Haitien to the capital Port-au-Prince, crashed into a "rara" parade in the town of Gonaives in the northern part of the country, authorities said.Rara parades are groupings of musicians playing traditional instruments who are often joined by passers-by.


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