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Train-Car Crash in Egypt; 3 Killed

Train-Car Crash in Egypt; 3 Killed

A train crashed into a car on railroad tracks near the train station in Al-Ayyat, Egypt, on December 31st. According to sources, the train was travelling from Cairo to Al-Fayoum, when the car unexpectedly crossed its path. At least 3 people were killed whereas, no injuries were reported. The crash remains under investigation.

Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

Over 160 Die as Migrant Boat Sank Off Egyptian Coast

A boat carrying migrants capsized 8 miles off Egyptian coast on September 21st. The incident happened when the boat was transporting hundreds of migrants of several nationalities to Italy. More than 160 dead bodies were recovered from the waters. The incident is being investigated.

Train Derailed in Egypt; 5 Killed, 27 Injured

Train Derailed in Egypt; 5 Killed, 27 Injured

A train derailed and had three of its cars crashed in Al-Ayat, Cairo, Egypt, on September 7th. At least 5 passengers were killed in the crash whereas 27 suffered injuries of varying intensities. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

8 Killed, 8 Injured after Train-Truck Collision in Egypt

8 Killed, 8 Injured after Train-Truck Collision in Egypt

A train derailed after colliding with a truck in Aswan, Egypt, on April 17th. Authorities said the accident happened after the truck ploughed through a level crossing barrier as the train was passing. Eight people were killed in the accident while 8 others were injured. The injured were taken to Aswan University Hospital and Darao [...]

Train Crash in Egypt Injures 70

Train Crash in Egypt Injures 70

A train ran off the track and collided into a barrier in Beni Suef, Egypt, on the morning of February 11. According to sources, the train’s brakes failed midway, leading it to derail and crash. At least 70 people sustained injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospitals.

Egypt Bus Crash Kills 11, Injures 11

Egypt Bus Crash Kills 11, Injures 11

A bus overturned while travelling on the ring road in Hurghada, Egypt, on June 14. As per the initial investigation, the passenger bus turned over due to high speed. At least 11 people were killed in the crash. Authorities said 11 others were injured and were taken to local hospitals.

12 Dead, 6 Injured after Minibus Collided with Truck in Egypt

12 Dead, 6 Injured after Minibus Collided with Truck in Egypt

A minibus collided with a truck near Wadi Natrun in Egypt, on June 14. According to local security director Maj. Gen. Mohamed Ismail, the accident happened when the truck was hauling construction material. Twelve people were killed in the accident. Another 6 were injured.

12 Killed, 15 Injured after Bus Falls into Canal in Egypt

12 Killed, 15 Injured after Bus Falls into Canal in Egypt

A bus fell into Marioutiya canal, west of Cairo, in Egypt, on the morning of March 21. The accident happened when the bus, belonging to Orascom Company, was transporting more than 50 passengers. At least 12 people were killed in the accident while 15 others were injured. The injured were shifted to Haram Hospital. The cause of accident is [...]

2 Killed, 29 Injured in Egypt Bus-Truck Crash

2 Killed, 29 Injured in Egypt Bus-Truck Crash

A bus and a truck collided on the Luxor-Aswan desert road in Luxor city of Egypt, on February 22. The accident happened when the bus, carrying Sudanese nationals, was en-route from Cairo to Sudan. Two people were killed in the accident. The deceased include a Sudanese and an Egyptian national. Authorities said 29 others were injured. Nine [...]

12 Killed, 3 Injured in Egypt Bus Crash

12 Killed, 3 Injured in Egypt Bus Crash

A passenger bus flipped over into a canal in Beni Sweif province of Egypt, on November 27. The authorities confirmed that the accident happened at Beni Sweif-Minya Agricultural Road. Atleast 12 people were killed in the accident while 3 others were injured. The cause of accident is not clear at the moment.

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