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4 Killed, 21 Injured after Tour Bus Crashes in Romania

4 Killed, 21 Injured after Tour Bus Crashes in Romania

A tour bus, carrying 36 passengers, crashed near Braila city of Romania, on August 19. The accident happened when bus, having Turkish number plates, was en-route from Istanbul, Turkey to Chisinau, Republic of Moldova. Four people, including 3 children and a woman, were killed in the crash while another 21 were injured. The injured were [...]

RegioTrans Crash Death Toll Rises to 11

RegioTrans Crash Death Toll Rises to 11

On the outskirts of Iasi, Romania, a Volkswagen Sharan van carrying 11 people was hit by a passing Regiotrans train. The car train accident in Iasi has resulted in a death toll of 11. Two passengers died at the hospital. No one aboard the train was injured. The car was dragged along for hundreds of meters, and resulted immediately in [...]

Slovak tourist bus crash in Romania

Slovak tourist bus crash in Romania

The driver of a Slovak bus in Romania attempted to avoid hitting a dog that had run out in the road. The dog caused an accident that injured two tourists aboard the bus. The accident occurred in Deva. Two tourists were hospitalized, but one was quickly released. The other will be hospitalized for 4 days. The tourists were on their way [...]

Montenegro Bus Accident Kills Romanian Tourists

Montenegro Bus Accident Kills Romanian Tourists

On June 23, 2013 during a rainstorm on a narrow road in mountainous terrain, bus #B 123 MMJ skidded off road, and crashed into a ravine, killing 18 Romanians, wounding 30 aboard the bus and one child on the ground. The accident occurred at 17:30 local time. The accident occurred in Montenegro, with one tour guide, 48 passengers, and 2 [...]

Lumber Truck Strikes Romanian Minibus Kills 14 of 15

Lumber Truck Strikes Romanian Minibus Kills 14 of 15

What: Romanian minibus en route from Valencia Spain to Bucharest (Bucuresti) Where: M43 highway, between Szeged and Mako, near the Romanian-Hungarian border. When: October 30, 2011 Who: 15 aboard, 14 fatalities Why: A truck porting timber from Romania to Germany failed to negotiate a turn, drove through a barrier, flipped and struck [...]

Romanian Bus Crash kills 4

Romanian Bus Crash kills 4

What: bus overturns in eastern Romania Where: Tulcea Romania When: Thursday Sept 30 2010 Who: 76 aboard the bus. 53 people transported to a local hospital. 4 casualties Why: A bus on a detour due to road construction, was transporting employees of a Gelco Tulcea clothing company to an industrial area—with 45 seatbelts and 65 [...]