Fatal bus blaze

At least 16 people were killed and some 40 injured after a bus carrying Hungarian students, their teachers and some parents burst into flames on a highway in northern Italy,.

Girolamo Lacquaniti, from Verona city’s highway police,and  the bus went off the road near a highway exit during the night and that it had been carrying students aged between 14 and 18.

The Verona fire service said on Twitter that the bus had burst into flames and added ‘there are many victims’.