A TOURIST bus has crashed leaving ‘several dead’ and others injured after it careered off a road and landed on top of a house this afternoon (Wednesday).
— José Miguel Sardo (@jmsardo) April 17, 2019
The accident happened on the holiday island of Madeira when the bus left the road on a bend before coming to rest against the roof of a house in Canixo, in the south-east of the island.
Local sources said the coach been carrying around 50 ‘foreign’ tourists – possibly German.
At least 14 ambulances are reported to be at the scene.
NUEVO: Grave accidente de autobús en Caniço, Madeira, provoca muchos muertos, según puede confirmar en estos momentos '6W' pic.twitter.com/X8pQG8vR55
— 6W (@6W_es) April 17, 2019
— Henrique Macedo (@henrikemacedo) April 17, 2019