Beijing: At least 11 people were killed and 40 others injured today in
two traffic accidents in China's central Henan Province and northwestern
A truck and a bus collided near a village in the Xixia County of Henan
yesterday in which eight people were killed and 21 others injured.
The bus driver suffered severe injuries and is being treated, while the truck driver and owner have been detained by police.
All the injured people have been rushed to a nearby hospital, according to local authorities.
Police and traffic authorities are further investigating the accidents.