HEFEI: A long-distance bus collided with a farm vehicle Monday, leaving nine dead and eight injured in east China's Anhui Province, police authorities said.
The accident happened when the two vehicles collided at 11:40 am in Mengcheng County of Anhui, killing eight at the scene and injuring nine others, a county police officer said.
One of the injured died in hospital.
The 35-seat coach, carrying 31 passengers besides the driver and a ticket seller, was heading for Huainan city of Anhui from Zaozhuang city of Shandong Province.
Further investigation is underway.