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Nepal Bus Accident Kills 16

December 15, 1998

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) _ A bus rolled off a highway in a mountainous eastern Nepal region today, killing at least 16 passengers.

Sixty passengers were aboard the bus when it rolled off the highway near Kolbung Village, 160 miles southeast of Katmandu, Nepal’s capital.

The bus plunged about 500 feet down the mountain, police said.

Details of the accident were sketchy.

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