Road accident kills 6 in north China
A road accident killed six people, injured another 23 in north China's Hebei Province on Tuesday, local government said.
According to the publicity department of Xingtai County, the accident occurred at 5:40pm when a passenger coach collided with a truck on a provincial highway. Two people were killed instantly and four died in hospital.
Another 23 are receiving treatment.
Investigation into the cause of the accident is under way.