On March 22, a bus containing American tourists plunged 300 feet down a ravine. Updated reports indicate the bus attempted to avoid an oncoming truck and swerved off the roadway and down the mountainside. Twelve American tourists have been reported killed.
A personal injury attorney can be extremely helpful when dealing with accidents that occur abroad. The families of the victims should contact a personal injury lawyer right away. For more information on the accident, please see: 12 Americans kills in bus plunge in Chile.