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Mexico: 13 killed, 10 injured after passenger van overturns, flips into ditch on highway in Jalisco

Thirteen people were killed when their van overturned and flipped into a ditch on a highway in central Mexico, leaving another 10 people injured, officials said on Saturday. Seven of the victims who died were initially trapped inside the car, the emergency services agency from Jalisco state said on Twitter. The accident occurred near the […]

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Mexico: Hurricane Nora weakens to tropical storm after torrential rains and heavy winds

Hurricane Nora, which has now weakened to a tropical storm, killed one boy over the weekend in Mexico after torrential rains and heavy winds caused a building in the popular resort town Puerto Vallarta to partially collapse. In Puerto Vallarta, a river burst, destroying a bridge, flooding roads and bringing a building to collapse, reports […]

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So far this year 115 bodies unearthed in Mexico’s Jalisco state

The remains of at least 25 people were found buried in a mass grave outside the western Mexican city of Guadalajara, the Jalisco state prosecutor’s office has said. The mass grave was found on Thursday and searchers have so far “extracted the remains of 25 unidentified dead people, as well as five bags that are […]