Minibus falls in gorge in Dagestan, claims ten lives

Ten people, including seven children, died when a minibus fell in off a gorge in Dagestan, the Dagestani branch of the all-Russian center of emergency medicine Zashchita (Protection) told Interfax.

Ten people, including seven children, died when a minibus fell in off a gorge in Dagestan, the Dagestani branch of the all-Russian center of emergency medicine Zashchita (Protection) told Interfax.

"According to the preliminary information, seven children and three adults are dead and six individuals, including three children, are injured," the Dagestani branch said.

The injured are in a hospital in Agvali settlement and only the driver was not injured, the branch said.

The bus fell in a 40-meter gorge with a strong mountain river at its bottom.

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