Bus plunges into ravine

By Boris Babic

Tirana (dpa) – Ten people were killed and 20 others injured

Saturday when a bus plunged into a ravine in northern Albania, local

media reported.

At least eight of the injured were listed in a life-threatening

condition, reports said.

The bus was travelling from Durres on Albania’s Adriatic coast to

Fushe Arrez, 70 kilometres north of Tirana, when it veered off the

mountain road and into the river 300 metres below.

The cause of the accident was still under investigation.