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Bus Crash in Tolima, 1 missing, 10 survivors

Bus Crash in Tolima, 1 missing, 10 survivors

What: Bus Where: Tolima, Colombia When: Nov 19 2011 Who: 10 survivors, 9 fatalities Why: While driving in heavy fog in Tolima Colombia, the bus driver attempted to avoid a rock in the road and ended up driving into a 984 foot deep ravine. The bus was carrying employees of Universidad Surcolombiana. Red Cross workers, National [...]

Colombia Bus Crash

Colombia Bus Crash

What: Schoolbus rural route to La Cruz Where: Narino Colombia Who: ten injured, 10 killed Why: The schoolbus fell off a 1,000-foot cliff during a school outing from La Cruz, killing 6 students, and injuring fourteen more students and one adult bus driver. Emergency services recovered ten injured who were hospitalized. Four of the injured [...]

Rapido Tolimia Bus Crash Injures 8, Driver dies on impact

Rapido Tolimia Bus Crash Injures 8, Driver dies on impact

What: Rapido Tolima Bus en route from Ibague to Medellin Where: San Luis, eastern Antioquia, Colombia When: 25 APRIL 2011 Who: 8 injured passengers, 34 aboard, one fatality. Why: One person died and eight were injured in a bus crash. The bus is being reported as being overcrowded but the capacity has not been released, nor the name of [...]

Mudslide Washes Bus into Ravine

Mudslide Washes Bus into Ravine

What: Expreso Bolivariano bus en route from Manizales, Caldas province to Bogota. Where: Diamante Colombia When: April 14 2011 Who: 16 passengers, 2 drivers (2 undocumented passengers) Why: Torrential rains caused a mudslide, which swept the bus into a ravine, and covered the entire area with mud. There were bodies recovered, under [...]

Colombia Bus Safety-At Your Own Risk

Colombia Bus Safety-At Your Own Risk

What: Bus Crash between Bogota and Villavicencio Where: Cundinamarca Colombia When: Mar 19, 2011 Who: 21 fatalities Why: The brakes of the bus stopped working and it crashed inside a Quebradablanca tunnel. What: Transmilenio bus and passenger minivan crash Where: Calle 12 and Carrera 18 intersection, Bogota Colombia When: [...]

Columbia Bus Crash Kills 17

Columbia Bus Crash Kills 17

What: Bus Where: Between Jambalo and Silvia in Cauca province Colombia When: Saturday Nov 20, 2010 Who: 17 Nasa Indians died, including 3 children, and 35 others were injured Why: The bus went off the road. At some point the driver hit the brakes and lost control; the bus pitched into a ravine during torrential rains. The injured are being [...]

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