One person died and several were injured after a car collided with a bus on the extension of Avenida José Rodrigues de Jesus in Caruaru, Pernambuco, Brazil.
55 year old Marco Antonio Palmeira – driver of the passenger vehicle was merging into the highway from a connecting road, overshot his turn and clipped the bus. The impact destroyed his car and caused fatal injury to his neck. His wife who was on the passenger seat suffered head injuries requiring hospitalization but is expected to be OK. Some bus passengers also suffered minor injuries.
Gash on the side of the car driver’s neck lead to massive blood loss causing the driver to die at the scene.