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Peru: Rescue efforts underway after bus plunges off deadly cliff *GRAPHIC*00:47

Peru: Rescue efforts underway after bus plunges off deadly cliff *GRAPHIC*

Peru, Pasamayo
January 3, 2018 at 00:58 GMT -00:00 · Published

Rescuers rushed to Peru's 'Devil's Curve' highway between Lima and Pasamayo on Tuesday, where more than 30 people were killed in a bus crash.The vehicle carrying 57 passengers to Peru's capital Lima fell off a cliff after colliding with a tractor-trailer.The crash took place in Pasamayo, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) north of the capital city. The stretch of the highway took its nickname - 'Devil's Curve' - due to its narrow turns, where car accidents are common.Mandatory credit: National Police of Peru

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Rescuers rushed to Peru's 'Devil's Curve' highway between Lima and Pasamayo on Tuesday, where more than 30 people were killed in a bus crash.The vehicle carrying 57 passengers to Peru's capital Lima fell off a cliff after colliding with a tractor-trailer.The crash took place in Pasamayo, about 70 kilometres (43 miles) north of the capital city. The stretch of the highway took its nickname - 'Devil's Curve' - due to its narrow turns, where car accidents are common.Mandatory credit: National Police of Peru

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