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Published on Friday, January 11, 2019

UK tourists among those injured in Cuba bus crash

Seven people are dead and five are in a critical condition after a bus carrying tourists crashed in Cuba.

A British couple, believed to be in their 70s, are among the injured, according to Sky News. Their injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Eighteen Cubans and 22 tourists were on board when it crashed in wet conditions between the eastern cities of Baracoa and Guantanamo.

The driver told Radio Guantanamo he lost control on the wet and winding road.

Other nationalities of those involved are listed as Dutch, French, Mexican and Canadian.

The Foreign Office said it is seeking information about the incident.

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