Cargo Jet Hits Bus In Ghana, At Least 10 Dead

ACCRA (Reuters) - A cargo jet slammed into a minibus at Ghana's Accra airport on Saturday after overshooting the runway on landing, killing at least 10 people, according to a Reuters witness and an aviation official.

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