Norway: Bus collision kills two foreign tourists and severely injures many others

Posted on August 13, 2013 • Filed under: Europe, Tourists Injured, Tourists Killed

According to, two people were killed and several seriously injured on Monday when two buses, one Norwegian and one Swedish with foreign tourists aboard, collided in western Norway, local authorities said. The NTB news agency said that a woman from Norway and a woman from Taiwan had died. The frontal collision took place late Monday afternoon as the two buses travelled on a road connecting the towns of Sogndal and Lekanger, the head of local police operations, Hans Petter Harlem, said. Read article

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