Deadly 56-Vehicle Crash in China

Created: 2013-06-05 06:31 EST

Category: China

Heavy fog is being blamed for this 56-vehicle smash in central China.

At least nine people lost their lives.

Others have been injured.

Some were trapped in the wreckage.

State broadcaster CCTV said it happened on a section of the Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau expressway in Henan province.

The incident brought the route to a standstill creating a traffic jam of nearly 1, 000 vehicles.