Colombia: 16 Killed in Bus Fire Carrying Children

By Candice Naranjo

Sun May 18th, 2014 2:26pm America/Los_Angeles

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(CNN) — At least 16 people were killed when a bus carrying dozens of children caught fire in Colombia on Sunday, police said.

The bus was picking up children from a church in Fundacion, Colombia, when the blaze began, Col. Adan Leon told CNN affiliate Caracol TV.

Authorities are investigating what caused the fire, which injured around 14 people, he said.

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