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Members of football team injured in auto accident

Cuernavac, Morelos — An auto accident Tuesday night has left eight injured when the breaks of the vehicle they were in, failed.

The accident happened on a highway Wednesday morning when the bus transporting Los Reboceros de La Piedad football team overturned in the municipality of Huitzilac.

According to Civil Protection, the team from the Second Division of Mexico had 27 on board the bus. They reported that eight people were injured, three of whom were taken to a private hospital.

The bus allegedly lost its breaks and overturned at the Huertas de San Pedro section of the Cuernavaca-Huiztilac road, state Civil Protection said.

The team was traveling to play a game at Estadio Centenario de Cuernavaca against the Moriscos Falcons. The game has since been suspended.

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