While some passengers escaped the accident unscathed, others were seen covered in blood and some had to be carried out from the bus wreckage on stretchers after firemen cut open the top of the bus. Police did not immediately confirm the cause of the accident.
Ten of the injured people remain in critical condition, including one who sustained a head wound and a broken neck.
In 2008, a speeding bus careered out of control at a Sai Kung roundabout, leaving 18 people dead and 44 injured.
According to the SCMP, one passenger said the bus was going "much faster" than usual. "It was like the tyre slipped, and the bus turned".
Images posted to social media showed serious damage to the bus as wounded passengers lay on the roadside.
The injured have been rushed to hospitals, while the site of the accident has been cordoned off.
Saturday's crash appears to be the worst since a double-decker bus fell off an elevated roadway in 2003, killing 21 people.
The Hong Kong Jockey Club issued a statement in response to the accident saying the organization "is most saddened to learn that a public bus transporting passengers following today's race meeting was involved in an accident with numerous casualties reported".
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American authorities were informed last month that the militia might have apprehended Kotey and Elsheikh, according to the Times . Former child refugee Elsheikh was a mechanic from White City in west London, and Alexanda Kotey was from Paddington.
Elba has been married twice before, to Hanne Norgaard between 1999 until 2003 and briefly to Sonya Nicole Hanklin in 2006. With Valentine's Day just days away, it's undeniable that romance is in the air-well, at least it is for Idris Elba .
The Egyptian Army has announced on Friday the launch of a major operation against extremist militants across the country. Over the years, most attacks have targeted soldiers and police, but civilians have also been killed.
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Texas Governor Gregg Abbott responded on Twitter writing, "The hearts and soul of Texas mourn with you". "May God rest his soul". Richardson Police spokesman Kevin Perlich said police had received reports of a disturbance with shots fired just after 7 p.m.
Sports manufacturers Nike on Wednesday in faraway London unveiled the Super Eagles' home and away kits for the 2018 World Cup . However, the kit refuses to veer away from tradition, with the away strip using the classic all green look of Nigeria .
Wall Street on course for worst week in six years
The 10-year Treasury yield briefly hit a four-year high of 2.88%, renewing concerns about inflation and higher interest rates. The latest decline takes the Dow, which is now down 3.5% this year, back to where it was on November 28, 2017.
YouTube suspends ads on Logan Paul videos
YouTube has said it's chosen to do this after "careful consideration" and because of Logan's recent "pattern of behaviour". YouTube just slapped Logan Paul again after announcing it has temporarily blocked him from running ads on his content.
Researchers grow human eggs in laboratory for the first time
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Israel's Netanyahu bracing for corruption expenses
Channel 2 said police chose to make no recommendation and leave a decision on those charges up to the prosecutor's office. One reportedly concerns claims Mr Netanyahu improperly received lavish gifts from Hollywood and business figures.