Fatal accident on the Mazatlan-Durango highway
A bus with 33 passengers and a truck transporting wood crashed today at the kilometer 35 of the Mazatlan-Durango Highway. Unfortunately, as a result of the accident 5 people died and there are at least 23 injured.
The truck broke down and stopped on a rise of the highway when when a Futura Bus en route Los Mochis and Monterrey, crashed into it. After the crash, at least half of the wood ended up in the bus.
Emergency services, the Red Cross, civil protection and military personnel responded promptly to the accident.
Both drivers were detained until the investigation is completed,