42 people die in bus and truck collision in southern France

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Posted: Oct 23, 2015 3:37 AM

PARIS (Reuters) - Some 42 people died in a collision between a bus and truck near Bordeaux in Southern France, an official from the local prefect's office said on Friday.

Another 5 people were lighly injured, the official said, after the two vehicles clashed and caught fire.

(Reporting by Chine Labbe, writing by Astrid Wendlandt, editing by Andrew Callus)