At least six people have been killed and several more injured in a bus accident in the Russian region of Bashkortostan.
The bus was carrying 39 passengers to Tatarstan's second-largest city of Naberezhnye Chelny when it overturned.
Russian state-owned television showed a white passenger bus lying on its roof on the side of a road amid rainy weather.
The cause of the accident was not immediately given. An investigation is being carried out.
The passengers, which included children, were returning from a rafting trip. They are all residents of Tatartstan.
About two dozen passengers required medical attention, including seven who have been hospitalized.
Based on reporting by Interfax, TASS, Zvezda, and Vesti
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