According to the paper, a bus full of passengers got into an opposite lane and hit a tree at about 9 a.m. local time (07:00 GMT) at Via Cassia Street in Rome.
Around 30 people were injured in the accident, various reports say. An EBC Correspondent on Twitter also added that no other vehicles had been involved in the crash.
The police and the emergency services are currently working at the site.
The images of the bus crash were shared on Twitter.
#JustIn— Eagle News Italy Bureau (@eaglenewsITALY) October 16, 2019
Bus crashes into a tree.
Road accident on Via Cassia, near Nero's Tomb area, in the northern part of Rome, where a local ATAC bus crashed frontally against a tree. Several passengers slightly injured. No other vehicles involved.#eaglenews
📸EBC Correspondent Jeric Vizco pic.twitter.com/dPgLM83cF8