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Peruvian Bus Mountain Crash Kills 12, injures 25

Peruvian Bus Mountain Crash Kills 12, injures 25

A provincial bus operated by Hermanos Flores en route from Arequipa to Juliaca Peru was on the highway when it suffered an accident. In a cordillera (extensive chain of mountains or mountain ranges), the # Z60-959 bus struck a hill near Arequipa after the bus driver had lost control. Ten people died on impact and twenty-five were injured. [...]

Peru Bus Crash

Peru Bus Crash

In Peru at 4:20 a.m. on Sunday, a bus carrying 55 people ran off a remote road in the Andes and fell into a ravine. Eighteen people were injured. Two children and 17 adults died in the crash in the Acoria district of the Huancavelica region about 246 kilometers (152 miles) southeast of Lima.. According to a surviving passenger, the driver [...]

Cañete Bus Accident takes 19 Lives

Cañete Bus Accident takes 19 Lives

In Yauyos Lima, in Quinocay, Lima a Santa Rosa transport company bus drove off a 200-meter cliff, killing 19 of 55 passengers on the highland road near the town of San Juan de Viscas. The bus was carrying people home from celebrating the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. The brakes of the bus failed. The driver lost control and plunge down [...]

Peru Bus Crash Kills 12, injures 7

Peru Bus Crash Kills 12, injures 7

A bus en route to the rural community of Chavin Jato was driving along a narrow cliff road with 25 passengers aboard fell 330 feet into the Huachecsa River in Chacpa, in the northern Huari. The accident occurred at approximately 4:30 p.m. Six ambulances from Chavin health centers, San Marcos, Boxes and Pichui community were mobilized for the [...]

Bus Crash in Tarma River, Peru

Bus Crash in Tarma River, Peru

30 people died after an early morning Turismo Central bus in central Peru crashed. Nine are missing. Twenty-one of the deceased have been identified so far. The number of confirmed fatalities increased when a crane lifted the bus and revealed four passengers who had been trapped underneath. The bus had 52 passengers as recorded being [...]

Peru Bus Crashes in Moche River Ravine

Peru Bus Crashes in Moche River Ravine

04/14/2013 A bus from Huamacho to Trujillo went off the road and into the Moche River river near Trujillo Peru. The accident occurred about 4:10 a.m. Thirty-three people died on impact, and the number of dead may rise. Five doctors, five nurses, a journalist and several rural teachers were among the fatalities. Driver Eduardo Rivera died [...]

Peru Bus Collides with Salt Truck

Peru Bus Collides with Salt Truck

What: Ormeño Internacional company bus en route between Buenos Aires-Santiago-Lima Where: Mantos Blancos, Northern Chile When: Nov 5, 2012 Who: 6 fatalities Why: The bus on the Buenos Aires-Santiago-Lima route collided head-on with a salt truck, killing six Peruvians. There were twenty passengers aboard. The injured were taken [...]

CIVA Bus Crashes in Foggy Peru, 22 Fatalities

CIVA Bus Crashes in Foggy Peru, 22 Fatalities

What: Bus en route from Tarapoto in San Martin, to Huarmaca Where: Huarmaca, Peru When: Oct 1, 2012, 600 p.m. Who: 22 fatalities Why: A bus plunged into a ravine at kilometer 45 of the Fernando Belaunde Terry road, killing 22 aboard. At least 16 were injured in the accident. The driver Hugo Diaz, who died in the incident, had [...]

Bus Accident in Peru

Bus Accident in Peru

What: bus Where: South Peru When: Sept 9 2012 1:45 p.m Who: 7 killed, 20 injured Why: In Ayachucho, a bus crashed into a ravine, killing 7, injuring 20. The bus was between Huancayo and Ayacucho and crashed at 1:45 p.m.

Peruvian Bus Crash Kills 19

Peruvian Bus Crash Kills 19

What: Zelada Bus en route from Chachapoyas to Rodriguez de Mendoza Where: Chachapoyas, Peru When: May 12, 2012 Who: 19 fatalities, 7 injured Why: A bus plunged into a ravine in Chachapoyas Peru, killing 19 and injuring 7. The bus rolled over 150 meters and broke into pieces. The injured were taken to a hospital in Rodriguez de [...]

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