Six Mexican tourists killed in bus accident in Egypt's Sinai

Reuters News
Posted: May 31, 2013 10:05 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Six Mexican tourists were killed and 10 others wounded in a bus accident on Friday in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, medical and security sources said.

The tourists were traveling on a bus near Saint Catherine's monastery in central Sinai when the accident occurred, the sources said.

No further information about the accident was immediately available.

(Reporting by Youssry Ahmad; Writing by Maggie Fick; Editing by Sonya Hepinstall)