07/13/2014 03:01 EDT | Updated 09/12/2014 05:59 EDT

Bus with 21 people crashes on Cabot Trail

A tour bus carrying 21 passengers crashed south of Neils Harbour in Cape Breton on Sunday afternoon.

A spokeswoman for Nova Scotia's Emergency Health Services says they got the call at about 2:30 p.m.

A LifeFlight aircraft and other emergency vehicles were sent to the crash site, about three kilometres south of Neils Harbour.

The bus is lying in a ditch on its side.

A section of the highway is closed.

There is no word yet on injuries.

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