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Metro Trains Crash in Iran; 48 Injured

Metro Trains Crash in Iran; 48 Injured

Two Metro trains collided with each other at Tarasht station in Tehran, Iran, on June 6. At least 48 people sustained injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospital. The accident remains under investigation.

Thirty Injured after Train Crashes into Truck in Iran

Thirty Injured after Train Crashes into Truck in Iran

A train crashed into a truck near Behshahr in Mazandaran Province of Iran, on July 22nd. The accident happened when the intercity passenger train was carrying about 150 passengers. Thirty passengers were injured in the accident. They were taken to hospitals in Galoogah and Behshahr.

Trains Collided in Iran; 10 Killed, Dozens Injured

Trains Collided in Iran; 10 Killed, Dozens Injured

A train on its way from Iran's northeastern city of Mashhad to Tehran collided with a freight train on June 5. Ten passengers died and dozens were injured. According to the authorities, the death toll is likely to rise. A local government official confirmed that the train was carrying 340 passengers at the time of the crash. State [...]

Scania Buses Collide in Iran

Scania Buses Collide in Iran

Forty-four passengers died, and thirty-nine were wounded when two Scania buses collided and caught fire near Tehran. Both buses caught on fire on impact. One of the buses was en route from Isfahan to Tehran, and a tire blew out. The driver lost control. The bus drove through a guard rail, and struck a bus head-on. A representative of Scania [...]

Speeding Bus Kills 26 high-school girls

Speeding Bus Kills 26 high-school girls

What: Scania Bus Where: Iran When: Oct 19, 2012 Who: 26 fatalities Why: A bus speeding on Izeh-Lordegan road crashed, killing 26 high school girls and injuring 18. The girls were from Borujen. The pupils were sent by Revolutionary Guard and Basij to war zones on a promotional tour of Revolutionary Guard called " Rahyaan Nour" The bus [...]