Dozens injured as bus bursts into flames after collision with lorry in Germany

Ambulance cars and fire engines near a bus after thirty-one people were injured, some of them seriously, when a coach burst into flames after colliding with a lorry on a motorway near Muenchberg, Germany.

Thirty-one people were injured, some seriously, when a coach burst into flames after colliding with a lorry on a motorway in the German state of Bavaria on Monday, police said on Twitter.

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There were 48 people on the bus at the time of the crash. A police spokesman told broadcaster n-tv that 17 people were unaccounted for and he expected several had died.

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