At that time, the passenger bus licensed BKS 34B-00269 (of Duc Tin Transport Company, northern Hai Duong province) was moving in the direction of Hai Duong - Binh Phuoc, then lost control and fell to the depth of about 20m.
Initial information revealed that the bus was carrying 44 people at the time of the accident. At 7 am on the same day, the rescue force took all the passengers out of the coach and transferred them to Dak Glei district health Center. At least three people died, three were seriously injured and more than 10 slightly injured are receiving treatment at Dak Glei district health center.
Three seriously injured victims were then taken to Kon Tum General Hospital.
Kon Tum authorities are continuing to mobilize rescue forces and medical staff in Kon Tum General Hospital to save people.
The cause of the case is being investigated by the relevant authorities, reported the source.