February 6, 2006

Ten killed when coach plunges off Rome road

ROME (Reuters) - At least 10 people were killed when a
coach careered off a steep road in Rome and plunged into the
garden of a villa on Monday, Italian news agency ANSA reported.

The coach was carrying some 30 Turkish people, who were
returning from a party in central Rome, ANSA said.

The agency said several people were seriously injured and
had been taken to hospital.

Rome's emergency services were not immediately available
for comment.