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Another deadly holiday season on Peru’s roads
Posted by Colin Post on Dec 30, 2016 Leave a comment

Another deadly holiday season on Peru’s roads

Dozens of people were killed during holiday travels on Peru’s dangerous rural highways. At least 46 people died in fatal car and bus accidents around Peru since Dec. 20. Almost  Full Article »

Lima bridge collapses, injuring 10 construction workers
Posted by Colin Post on Aug 31, 2016 Leave a comment

Lima bridge collapses, injuring 10 construction workers

A pedestrian bridge in Callao just west of downtown Lima collapsed into the Rimac river on Sunday morning, leaving 10 people injured. The bridge in Callao’s Carmen de la Legua  Full Article »

At least 17 dead as two buses crash in southern Peru
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Aug 11, 2016 Leave a comment

At least 17 dead as two buses crash in southern Peru

At least 17 people were killed when two buses collided head-on in Peru’s southern state of Ica on Tuesday night. According to RPP, one bus was travelling from the provincial capital of Ica to  Full Article »

At least 11 dead in southern Peru bus accident
Posted by Jack Dylan Cole on Jul 27, 2016 1 comment

At least 11 dead in southern Peru bus accident

Eleven people were killed when a bus fell 650 feet into a ravine in Peru’s southern state of Cusco. The bus was travelling through the Chumbivilcas province five hours outside of  Full Article »

Seven killed after cruise ship explosion in Peru’s Amazon
Posted by Colin Post on Jul 18, 2016 2 comments

Seven killed after cruise ship explosion in Peru’s Amazon

An explosion and the subsequent sinking of a cruise ship in Iquitos on Saturday left at least seven dead and 13 injured. The Aqua Amazon was being refueled while docked  Full Article »

Two bus accidents leave 19 dead in northern Peru
Posted by Colin Post on May 16, 2016 1 comment

Two bus accidents leave 19 dead in northern Peru

Two accidents less than 24 hours part left 19 dead and dozens injured in Peru’s northern state of La Libertad. A small bus suffered a head-on collision with a commercial  Full Article »

British tourist found dead in southern Peru mountains
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 19, 2016 1 comment

British tourist found dead in southern Peru mountains

British citizen Harry Greaves was found next to a cliff in Peru’s southern state of Cusco on Tuesday. The 29-year-old from Shropshire came to Peru in February and settled in the  Full Article »

24 killed in central Peru bus accident
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 17, 2016 Leave a comment

24 killed in central Peru bus accident

At least 24 passengers were killed when a passenger bus rolled over in Peru’s central state of Pasco early Saturday morning. The passenger bus en route from Lima to Tingo  Full Article »

Bus falls in southern Peru river, killing 23
Posted by Colin Post on Apr 8, 2016 Leave a comment

Bus falls in southern Peru river, killing 23

At least 23 passengers were killed and over 30 injured when a commercial bus fell from a mountain highway into a river in Cusco this morning. The bus was carrying 56  Full Article »

Child killed after finding grenade in Peru’s jungle
Posted by Colin Post on Mar 17, 2016 Leave a comment

Child killed after finding grenade in Peru’s jungle

One child was killed and four injured after they found a grenade in a region of the VRAEM used for military training. The five indigenous children found the grenade near  Full Article »