Coach collides with truck, kills 1

TIEN GIANG - A 28-year-old man was killed and two others were injured early yesterday after a coach collided with a truck.

The accident took place on a stretch of the National Highway 1A in Mekong Delta Tien Giang Province's Nhi Quy Commune.

The two injured persons include the truck driver.

The provincial Traffic Safety Committee revealed that the truck driver did not give way to the coach driver, who was initially held responsible for the accident.

The accident occurred when the truck entered the national highway from a local road and crashed into the coach, the committee stated.

The accident brought traffic to a standstill for few hours. The police are investigating the case.