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Judiciary Chief issues condolences on bus crash in NC Iran

Tehran, Iran Judiciary Chief Ayatollah Sadeq Amoli Larijani extended condolences over the deadly bus crash in Natanz-Kashan, north central Iran.

A passenger bus en route from capital Tehran to the southeastern city of Kerman collided with a tank truck at 11:30 p.m. local time, Tuesday, getting thus overturned and burst into flames.

The incident killed 19 and injured 27 more.

Larijani called for paying more attention to road security.

He also urged head of Isfahan judiciary office to investigate the case promptly.

Earlier Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qasemi on Tuesday expressed sympathy with the bereaved families of the victims of the bus crash.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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