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Bus-Truck Collision in Kenya Leaves At Least 36 Dead

Bus-Truck Collision in Kenya Leaves At Least 36 Dead

A bus collided head-on with a truck on the Nakuru-Eldoret highway near Migaa, Kenya, on December 31st. The accident happened when the bus was traveling from Busia to Nairobi, while the truck was heading from Nakuru to Eldoret. Thirty-six people were killed in the crash. Seventeen others were injured and were taken to hospitals.

Tour Bus Crashes in Iceland; 1 Killed, 12 Injured

Tour Bus Crashes in Iceland; 1 Killed, 12 Injured

A tour bus skidded off the road near Kirkjubaejarklaustur, Iceland, on December 27th. The accident happened after the bus, carrying over forty Chinese tourists, rear-ended a car. At least one person was killed in the crash. Twelve others were seriously injured and were taken to a hospital in Reykjavik.

Dozens Injured as Double-Decker Train Crashes in Spain

Dozens Injured as Double-Decker Train Crashes in Spain

A commuter train crashed into a track buffer at a station near Madrid, Spain, on December 22nd. The accident happened as the double-decker commuter train approached the end of a track at Alcala de Henares station. Around forty people were injured in the accident. The cause of accident is being investigated.

At Least 33 Killed After Bus Falls into River in Rajasthan, India

At Least 33 Killed After Bus Falls into River in Rajasthan, India

A passenger bus fell into Banas river in Sawai Madhopur district of Rajasthan, India, on December 23rd. The bus was heading from Sawai Madhopur to Lalsot, Rajasthan, when it fell off a bridge. At least thirty-three people were killed in the accident. Several others were injured and were taken to hospitals.

Amtrak Train Derails in Washington State; At Least 3 Killed, 100 Injured

Amtrak Train Derails in Washington State; At Least 3 Killed, 100 Injured

An Amtrak train derailed near DuPont, Washington, on December 18th. The accident happened when the Amtrak Cascades train 501 was heading from Seattle Washington, to Portland, Oregon. At least three people were killed in the crash. Around hundred others were injured. The cause of accident is being investigated.

Train Crashes into School Bus in France; Five Children Dead, Several Injured

Train Crashes into School Bus in France; Five Children Dead, Several Injured

A train crashed into a school bus in the village of Millas in southern France, on December 14th. The accident happened at a level crossing when the school bus was transporting around twenty children home from the Christian Bourquin school, Millas. Four children were killed in the crash. The bus driver and at least sixteen other children were [...]

Bus Crash in Philippines Leaves 2 Dead, 26 Injured

Bus Crash in Philippines Leaves 2 Dead, 26 Injured

A bus fell into a canal in Magsaysay, Occidental Mindoro, Philippines, on December 9th. The accident happened when the bus was transporting student athletes and coaches from the University of Rizal System in Rizal province. Two people were killed in the crash while at least twenty-six others were injured. The injured were taken to [...]

Bus Crashes in Tunisia; 52 Injured

Bus Crashes in Tunisia; 52 Injured

A bus skidded off the road and plunged into a river in Beja Governorate of Tunisia, on December 3rd. The accident happened when the bus was transporting young holidaymakers to Ain Draham in the governorate of Jendouba. Fifty-two people were injured in the accident. At least ten of them were in critical condition.