The accident happened when a bus moving from Golpaygan to Tehran collided with two buses moving from the southern city of Shiraz to Tehran at 30 kilometers from Golpaygan.
Police said a preliminary investigation on the accident pointed to foggy weather and recklessness on the part of one of the drivers as having led to the accident.
Iran has one of the highest rates of road accidents in the world. Transport experts blame most of the accidents on hazardous roads and reckless driving.
... Payvand News - 11/20/04 ... --