SAM – Madeira Automobile Society, the owners of the bus that crashed yesterday, tragically killing 29 people, have declared that they are deeply committed to finding the truth behind the accident. In a press statement, a company spokesperson categorically stated that the company was deeply committed to finding the facts, causes and the responsibilities of what happened and were more than ready to collaborate with the authorities. Just as importantly, the company have sent their ‘heartfelt condolences to all the relatives and the victims of the accident.’
During a press conference, the regional governments Vice President, Pedro Calado said that it was too soon to start blaming specifics for the accident, stating that the bus was only five years old, in good working order and that all vehicles in the region are regularly inspected.
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