URGENT ¥¥¥ At least 15 dead in traffic accident in Chile: official

At least 15 people were killed and 19 others were injured in a traffic accident in central Chile, local officials said Saturday.

The accident occurred near the town of Tome, in Biobio province, when a bus full of passengers fell into a ravine, said Luciano Parra, a spokesman for the Tome mayor's office.

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