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Bus Falls into Gorge in Southern Mexico; 17 Killed, 31 Injured

Bus Falls into Gorge in Southern Mexico; 17 Killed, 31 Injured

A bus fell into a gorge in Motozintla near the Guatemala border in Chiapas, Southern Mexico, on May 21st. The bus was transporting a church group from Pijijiapan at the time. At least 17 people were killed in the crash while another 31 sustained injuries. Initial investigations reveal the accident happened due to a mechanical failure.

Bus Hits Fuel Tanker in Mexico; 24 Killed, 9 Injured

Bus Hits Fuel Tanker in Mexico; 24 Killed, 9 Injured

A bus collided into a fuel tanker near the Pacific Coast of Southwestern Mexico on April 13. The bus, carrying 36 passengers, was going for a holiday trip to the beach area of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, at the time. The tanker exploded right after the crash. At least 24 people were killed in the crash, while another 9 sustained injuries [...]

Bus Turns Over in Mexico; 12 Killed, 30 Injured

Bus Turns Over in Mexico; 12 Killed, 30 Injured

A bus turned over and crashed in Carrilo, Puerto Municipality, Mexico, on the morning of July 4th. The bus was en-route from Veracruz to Cancun at the time. At least 12 people including two children were killed in the crash while 30 others sustained injuries. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the accident has not been [...]

Bus Falls off Cliff in Mexico; 12 Killed

Bus Falls off Cliff in Mexico; 12 Killed

A bus fell off a cliff in the municipality of Mapimi in Durango, Mexico, on February 27th. The accident happened when the tour bus was carrying 40 passengers. Twelve people were killed in the accident. Several others were injured and were taken to hospitals. The accident is being investigated.

Bus Accident in Mexico injures Soccer Team.

Bus Accident in Mexico injures Soccer Team.

A bus fell off the Atoyac River bridge in southern Mexico. Twenty of the forty-five aboard were killed. Members of a soccer team and their families were heading to the Cordoba to a game. When the bus driver lost control,and struck a guard rail, the bus plunged from a height of almost 15 meters into the river. The injured were taken to hospitals [...]

20 Killed as Bus Falls Off Bridge in Southern Mexico

20 Killed as Bus Falls Off Bridge in Southern Mexico

A bus fell into a deep gorge near Cordoba city in Veracruz, Mexico, on January 10. The bus fell off the Atoyac Riverbridge when it was apparently transporting members of a soccer team. According to Veracruz state government, the accident happened when the bus drove over a speed bump. There were 45 people aboard the bus at the time of crash; [...]

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 24 Dead, 10 Injured

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 24 Dead, 10 Injured

A car collided with a bus along the Mexico-Tuxpan highway in Puebla, Mexico, on November 23. Authorities said both vehicles caught fire after the crash. Twenty-four people were killed in the accident while at least 10 others were injured. It is believed that the bus coming from Veracruz city, Poza Rica. The investigation is underway.

12 Killed after Bus Overturns in Mexico

12 Killed after Bus Overturns in Mexico

A bus turned over near a bridge in southern Mexico on June 1. The accident happened when the bus was travelling from Santa Catarina de Juquila in Oaxaca state. At least 12 people were killed in the accident while 30 others were injured. The injured were taken to hospitals in Puebla.

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 9 Dead, 7 Injured

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves 9 Dead, 7 Injured

A factory bus collided with a big-rig on a highway connecting Reynosa and Matamoros in Mexico, on May 14. The accident happened when the bus was transporting workers of the Invamex factory while the big-rig was carrying grain. At least 9 people were killed in the accident while 7 others sustained injuries. The police believe that the bus [...]

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves Nine Dead, 30 Injured

Mexico Bus Crash Leaves Nine Dead, 30 Injured

Two buses collided on a highway in Tamaulipas, northeastern Mexico in the morning of May 10. Authorities confirmed that the accident happened after one of the buses lost control and skidded off into the opposite lane. Nine people died while 30 sustained injuries in the crash. The accident remains under investigation.

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