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Rescue workers and members of the red cross carry a body after a crash between a bus and a truck on the outskirts of Tegucigalpa, Honduras, February 5, 2017. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

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TEGUCIGALPA (Reuters) - At least 16 people died and 34 were injured in Honduras on Sunday, in a crash between a bus and a truck on the outskirts of the capital, officials said.

The crash took place about 10 kilometers outside the capital Tegucigalpa on a road heading to the south of the country, said police transport deputy inspector Carlos Espana.

(Reporting by Gustavo Palencia; Editing by Bernard Orr)

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