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Bus carrying Ukraine refugees in Italy overturns, one dead, several injured

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A bus carrying around 50 Ukrainians went off the road in Italy, leaving one dead and several injured, fire fighters said on Sunday.

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The accident occurred on the highway between Cesena and Rimini, on the northeastern coast. Pictures posted by the fire fighters on Twitter show the bus had overturned.

The bus, coming from Ukraine, was heading to the city of Pescara, the ministry said.

The passengers, mostly women and children, were believed to be fleeing the country after the military attack of Russia, a police source said.

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