21 people died in a bus accident in the state of Parana in southern Brazil. This was announced on Monday, January 25, by the G1 portal .

According to local law enforcement agencies, 33 people were injured. Seven of them are in serious condition.

The accident happened at about 08:30 am local time (14:30 Moscow time).

There were 59 people on the bus. He hit a bump and went off the road into a ditch.

Traffic on the highway was stopped to carry out rescue work. The traffic jam stretched for 16 km.

The wounded are taken to hospitals in the nearest large cities – Joinville and Curitiba.

Earlier, on January 19, it was reported that in India, a truck ran into workers who spent the night on the side of the road. 15 people became victims of the incident .