An overloaded bus fell into Aba Zhou's Dajin River Saturday morning, leaving 26 missing and 12 injured.
Heavy rains have flooded Guang'an over the weekend in "the worst rainstorm of the year." Image via Xinhua.
The bus was heading from Maerkang County to Chengdu when it took a detour to avoid hitting road construction.
Rescue workers are currently searching for the missing passengers.
In related news, heavy rains over the past few days in Sichuan have killed at least 23 and left 30 missing. According to Xinhua, Friday's downpour was "the worst rainstorm of the year," forcing over 586,000 evacuations and cutting off roads, power and communications. Most of the flooding has affected Guang'an and surrounding areas. Click here for more photos.