A bus has collided with a practice in Thailand, killing a minimum of 18 folks and injuring dozens extra, officers say.
The crash occurred on Sunday morning, 50km (31 miles) east of Bangkok.
Thai police stated passengers contained in the bus have been on their solution to a temple to mark the tip of Buddhist Lent.
Pictures from the scene present the bus upturned on its facet, closely broken and objects scattered alongside the practice tracks.
Rescue staff say they want a crane to have the ability to carry the bus.
There have been 60 passengers travelling within the bus on the time of the crash, province governor Maitree Tritilanond stated.
Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-ocha gave his condolences and known as for a radical investigation.
Visitors collisions are widespread in Thailand, with poor security requirements and busy roads regarded as key components. A 2018 report from the World Well being Group (WHO) stated Thailand had the second-highest visitors fatality charge on this planet.
In March 2018, a minimum of 18 folks died and dozens wounded when a bus in north japanese Thailand swerved off the highway and smashed right into a tree.
No less than three folks have been killed in 2016 when a practice collided with a double-decker bus carrying vacationers at an unguarded railway crossing west of Bangkok.