Bus, Train, Trolley, Ship & Pipeline Impact News, Headlines & Alerts
Monday December 11th 2017

Interesting Sites

Insider

Archives

‘Russia’ Archives

At Least 15 Killed in Bus-Truck Collision in Russia

At Least 15 Killed in Bus-Truck Collision in Russia

A passenger bus crashed into a logging truck in Mari El, Russia, on November 16th. The accident happened when the bus was attempting to overtake another vehicle during heavy snow conditions. At least 15 people were killed in the accident. Four others were injured and were taken to hospitals.

Train Crashes into Passenger Bus in Russia; At Least 16 Killed

Train Crashes into Passenger Bus in Russia; At Least 16 Killed

A train crashed into a bus in Vladimir, Russia, on October 6th. The bus, carrying fifty-five Uzbek passengers and two Kazakh drivers, was passing a railway crossing when its engine stalled. Authorities said most of the passengers were sleeping as the bus got stuck on the crossing. Many of them were able to leave the bus in time and [...]

At Least 18 Dead After Bus Crashes in Russia

At Least 18 Dead After Bus Crashes in Russia

A bus plunged into the Black Sea in Krasnodar region of Russia, on August 25th. The bus was carrying construction workers when it plunged into the sea, near the village of Volna. At least eighteen people were killed in the crash. Eight others were injured. The cause of accident is being investigated.

Bus Crashes into Truck in Russia; 14 Killed

Bus Crashes into Truck in Russia; 14 Killed

A long-haul passenger bus crashed into a truck on the Volga river in Moscow, Russia, on July 2nd. The bus, travelling from Samara, to Izhevsk, caught fire right after the crash. At least fourteen people lost their lives in the crash; two of them were children. Initial investigation shows the bus driver was blinded by the headlights, [...]

Passenger Bus Over-turns in Russia; 11 Killed, 20 Injured

Passenger Bus Over-turns in Russia; 11 Killed, 20 Injured

A passenger bus overturned on a motorway adjoining the city of Chita with Irkutsk, Russia, on the late night of June 11. The bus was carrying 51 orthodox pilgrims from a pilgrimage. At least 11 people were killed in the crash, while another 20 people sustained injuries of various intensities. The cause of crash remains under investigation.

At Least 16 Killed, Several Injured as Buses Collide in Russia

At Least 16 Killed, Several Injured as Buses Collide in Russia

 Two buses collided in Khabarovsk, Russia, on August 5. The accident happened when one of the buses entered into the on-coming lane in an attempt to overtake other vehicles. At least 16 people lost their lives in the collision while over 50 others were injured. Authorities said 6 of the injured were in critical condition.

16 Killed, 9 Injured in Siberia Bus-Truck Crash

16 Killed, 9 Injured in Siberia Bus-Truck Crash

A passenger bus crashed into a Kamaz truck near Rostovka village of Omsk region in Siberia, Russia, at around 5:40 p.m. on June 24. The accident happened when the bus, carrying workers of a Rostovka poultry farm, suddenly veered off and came into the path of oncoming truck that was carrying bricks. There were 23 passengers in the bus while the [...]

Oil Spills into Black Sea after Russian Pipeline Rupture

Oil Spills into Black Sea after Russian Pipeline Rupture

A leakage in Tikhoretsk-Tuapse oil pipeline near Tuapse oil port in Krasnodar Krai, Russia, has caused a major spill in the Black Sea on December 23. According to ChernomorTransneft, a subsidiary of Russia's main oil transport company Transneft, "The wall of the pipeline broke due to... a landslide." They said the leakage, which was caused in [...]

Deadly Train Derailment in Moscow; Atleast 22 Killed, 136 Injured

Deadly Train Derailment in Moscow; Atleast 22 Killed, 136 Injured

Three cars of a subway train derailed in Moscow, Russia, on the morning of July 15. The accident happened between Slaviansky Boulevard station and Park Pobedy station, during the morning rush hour, when the train was on its way from the north-west of Moscow to the city Centre. Atleast 22 people were killed while 136 others were injured in [...]

6 Dead, 45 Injured after Freight Train Hit a Passenger Train in Moscow

6 Dead, 45 Injured after Freight Train Hit a Passenger Train in Moscow

A cargo train derailed and rammed into a passenger train between Naro-Fominsk and Bekasovo in Moscow, Russia. The accident occurred at 12:38pm on May 20 when multiple cars of a cargo train derailed and hit the passenger train which was on its way from Moscow to Chisinau, Moldova through a parallel track. Six people were pronounced dead after [...]

 Page 1 of 3  1  2  3 »