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Genting Highland Bus accident 2013 : 37 killed

Genting Highland Bus accident 2013 : 37 killed

About 2 pm today (21 August 2013), a bus to Genting Highland dropped into the cliff. The incident happened KM36 of the Genting-Kuala Lumpur road, some two kilometres from the Chin Swee Caves Temple, as the bus carrying 53 people was coming down from Genting Highlands and heading towards Kuala Lumpur.

37 people found dead, 16 were injured. Among the 37 victims, 24 male and 13 female.

The largest number of  deceased were Chinese – 32 people (20 men and 12 women), Malays 2 (M), and three Indian (2 males and 1 female).

The search and rescue operation was started at 10pm.

Genting Highland Bus accident 2013

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Genting bus accident upadate 9:05 pm

Transport Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said efforts should be focused on saving the victims of the horrific Genting bus crash and not on pointing fingers at anyone.

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