TicaBus rolls over after driver suffers heart attack; more than 30 injured

May 7th, 2014 (InsideCostaRica.com) More than 30 people were left injured yesterday when the TicaBus in which they were traveling rolled over after leaving the road when the 57-year-old driver died of a heart attack while at the wheel.

 

The incident occurred 100 meters west of the Grecia junction on Highway 1.  A representative of the Red Cross said the bus was at full capacity at the time of the accident.

 

Nine units from the Red Cross, a rescue team and firefighters responded to the scene and helped to extract injured passengers and transport them to the hospital.

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