February 7, 2006
Twelve Turks killed in bus accident in Rome
ROME (Reuters) - Twelve Turkish tourists were killed in
Rome on Monday when a bus careered off a steep road, plunged
down a hill and into an apartment block's garden, police said.
Another 18 people, most of them Turks, were injured in the
crash, which occurred just after midnight on a winding road in
a neighborhood on Rome's outskirts. Four were in serious
of the accident was not immediately known.
The group, part of a delegation of Turks attending a
convention, were returning to their hotels after a reception at
a villa near the site of the crash.