Flixbus carrying tourists overturns


A Flixbus overturned on its journey between Paris and London on Sunday.  The bus skidded and struck a guardrail at the side of the A1 motorway near Berny-en-Santerre.

Out of the 33 passengers on board, 29 were injured, four of them seriously.  The injured were from United Kingdom, United States, Romania, Spain, Australia, Mauritius, Japan and Sri Lanka, the prefecture said in a statement.

Flixbus has set up an emergency call-number for anyone concerned about family members at 00800 300 137 30. An email address – specialcare@flixbus.com – has also been set up.

Source: Twitter