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Saturday, April 24, 1999 Published at 05:25 GMT 06:25 UK


World: Americas

Forty six Mexicans killed in road accident


Forty-six people have been killed in a road accident in Mexico.

It happened when a truck carrying fifty passengers plunged into a ravine in the southern state of Chiapas.

According to Mexican television, twenty five of the dead were children.

From the newsroom of the BBC World Service



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