Crash in Egypt kills 51

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A school bus and a train crashed into each other Saturday, leaving 51 people dead, CNN reported.

The crash occurred in the near the city of Assiut, which around 200 miles south of Cairo.

CNN, citing the health minister, reported that the bus was headed to kindergarten and the kids were in the 4-6 age range.

According to the AP, residents said near the site said the railway crossing guard was sleeping at the time.

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