On October 12, 2013, the deadliest road accident in Peruvian history occurred when a cargo truck carrying 51 people, including 14 children, plunged off a 200 meter cliff, killing everyone on board. According to authorities, the cargo truck, which was being used as a makeshift bus, was traveling to a celebration in the Santa Teresa district, when the driver lost control of the bus as it plunged off a 200 meter cliff into the Chaupimayo River below.

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  • On October 12, 2013, the deadliest road accident in Peruvian history occurred when a cargo truck carrying 51 people, including 14 children, plunged off a 200 meter cliff, killing everyone on board. According to authorities, the cargo truck, which was being used as a makeshift bus, was traveling to a celebration in the Santa Teresa district, when the driver lost control of the bus as it plunged off a 200 meter cliff into the Chaupimayo River below. (en)
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  • Under investigation; possible drunk driving incident
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  • 2013-10-12 (xsd:date)
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  • 51 (xsd:integer)
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  • Cliff plunge
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  • On October 12, 2013, the deadliest road accident in Peruvian history occurred when a cargo truck carrying 51 people, including 14 children, plunged off a 200 meter cliff, killing everyone on board. According to authorities, the cargo truck, which was being used as a makeshift bus, was traveling to a celebration in the Santa Teresa district, when the driver lost control of the bus as it plunged off a 200 meter cliff into the Chaupimayo River below. (en)
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  • 2013 Peru bus disaster (en)
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