Rio de Janeiro, December 5 The Minas Gerais State Health Department, Brazil, issued a report on the 5th that four more people died in the recent road bridge traffic accident in the state. The number rose to 18.
The report said that a total of 23 injured people are still receiving treatment.
On the afternoon of the 4th, a bus lost control on a highway bridge in the state and fell from the bridge. 11 people were killed on the spot and 3 people died on the way to the hospital.
The police in charge of the accident investigation stated that the height of the highway bridge where the bus crashed was 35 meters instead of the 15 meters previously reported.