Bus involved in deadly crash in new part of Moscow was on regular route

A bus that collided with a truck in a crash that reportedly claimed the lives of at least 14 people in the new part of Moscow on Saturday was on a regular route, Emergency Situations Ministry spokesperson Irina Rossius said.

"The bus that was in the crash was not leased to transport children. This was a regular commuter bus, but there were children among the passengers. Preliminary findings indicate that none of the children was killed, but there is one child among those injured," she said.

According to a report timed 2:00 p.m. Moscow time, twelve people had been killed and 16 others, including a child, injured in the crash.

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