One passenger killed, three injured when express bus overturned in creek  

July 11, 2022


One passenger out of 11 was killed and three others injured when an express bus plunged into a creek on the Yangon-Mandalay expressway yesterday.

According to reports, expressway firefighters rushed into the scene where they found the crashed and overturned express bus named Shwe La Yaung in a creek near Mile Post 45/2 of the Yangon-Mandalay Expressway at around 6:30 am.

The injured were taken to Bago General Hospital for medical treatment.

Firefighters from Bawnatgyi, Bawni, Phayagyi expressway fire stations performed search and rescue at the scene, officials said.—TWA/GNLM