Tourist Bus Crashes, Kills 29 In Madeira


At least 29 people, most of them German tourists, were killed and 27 others injured on Wednesday. According to Reuters, the bus the victims were travelling in veered off a steep narrow road on the Portuguese island of Madeira. The white tourist bus was carrying 55 passengers and a tour guide in addition to the driver. It overturned in a residential area in the coastal town of Canico at around 6:30 p.m.