Ten Killed in Horrific Wedding Party Bus Crash in Hunter Valley, Australia

Ten people were killed and 11 others were injured in a tragic bus crash that occurred in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia. The crash happened after a wedding party bus rolled off a roundabout and crashed into a tree. The accident is being described as one of the deadliest in the region.

According to police, the bus was carrying 20 people, all of whom were attending a wedding in the area. The incident occurred late at night as the group was making their way back from the celebrations. Emergency services rushed to the scene and spent several hours attending to the injured.

In a statement, a spokesperson for the police called the incident a “horrific bus tragedy” and expressed condolences to the families of those who died. “This is an incredibly sad and tragic event, and our thoughts are with the families and loved ones of those who have lost their lives,” the statement read.

The Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison expressed his shock and sadness over the accident. “This is a terrible tragedy and our hearts go out to the families and friends of those who are affected,” he said.

The region’s mayor, Loretta Baker, also expressed her sympathy for those impacted by the crash. “Our community is in shock and mourning today. This is an unthinkable tragedy, and our thoughts and prayers are with all those affected,” she said.

The incident is still under investigation, and authorities are working to determine the cause of the crash. In the meantime, tributes have been pouring in for the victims, as the community comes together to mourn this devastating loss.