50 people burned to death in a bus in Kazakhstan


January 18, Fineko/abc.az. More than 50 people burned in a passenger bus in Kazakhstan.

The news was reported by the Committee of Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The incident occurred on route Samara — Shymkent in Irgiz district of Aktobe Oblast. The bus caught fire while on the move. There were 55 passengers and two drivers in the bus, and 52 people died on the spot.

"Nationality of passengers is established," the Ministry informed.