Switzer­land says 6 ci­ti­zens killed in Swedish crash

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Switzer­land said six of its ci­ti­zens were killed in a road crash of a minibus and a truck in north­ern Swe­den early Satur­day.

The For­eign Min­istry in Bern said Sun­day that a Swiss con­sular of­fi­cial was sent to the re­gion to help the vic­tims’ fam­i­lies, but gave no fur­ther de­tails on the deaths.

It said one per­son was in­jured in the crash.

Swedish min­ing com­pany Kau­nis Iron said Satur­day that one of its trucks crashed head-on with an­other ve­hi­cle, a minibus, killing six of the seven pas­sen­gers. The com­pany said the bus had skid­ded to the wrong side of the road be­fore the col­li­sion.

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