Police inspect Chilean bus crash which killed 16

Police and rescue workers have begun inspecting a passenger bus after it lost control and crashed more than 150 ft into a ravine police officials said.

Sixteen passengers were killed and 21 injured when the bus carrying fans of professional football club O'Higgins/ Credit: Reuters/Jose Luis Saavedra

The accident is thought to have taken place along Route CH-150, known as Cuesta Caracol, in Tome city near Concepcion, some 327 miles south of Santiago.