MARCH 25 2012 20:29h
19 dead, 30 injured in Algeria bus crash
The accident happened around 2 a.m. on a main road in Algeria's western Tiaret province, Xinhua reported.
The bus driver lost control of the vehicle just before going off the cliff, a Tiaret official said.
All of those injured in the accident were taken to a local hospital, and three were in critical condition, the official said.
An investigation into the accident is being conducted.
TIARET, Algeria, March 25 (UPI) -- A bus fell off a cliff in western Algeria early Sunday, killing as many as 19 people and injuring 30, officials said.