Total, Seven people died: the 3-year-old boy and his mother, both Argentines, four men and one woman, but their identities have not yet been released..
The event was recorded on the BR-277 routewhen the bus carrying a contingent of tourists from Florianópolis fell into a ravine.
Of the 54 passengers on the bus, seven died, while another 22 people were injured and had to be transferred to different health centers in the State of Paraná.reported the Federal Highway Police (PRF).
The authorities were investigating the reasons for the abyss, which occurred before the city of Irati, 300 kilometers northwest of Florianopolis.
Through a statement, the company Viação Catarinense, owner of the accident vehicle, regretted the fact and affirmed that she was collaborating with the local authorities in assisting the victims. Likewise, the company highlighted its “commitment to security” and made itself available to clarify the case.
This fatal accident occurred a few hours after another similar one occurred in the municipality of Além Paraíba, in Minas Geraiswhen a bus fell from a bridge and three amateur soccer players and their coach died.