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Train Collision in Ukraine Kills 13

Train Collision in Ukraine Kills 13

A commuter train struck a passenger shuttle in the Ukraine on Tuesday Feb 4 around 3:35 p.m. near Vyry, about 25 kilometers south of Ukraine's border with Russia. The van was carrying 18 passengers when the driver tried to cross before an approaching train. There was a red light at the crossing. Twelve people died in the accident and six of [...]

Russian Bus Accident in Ukraine, 14 fatalities, 29 hospitalized

Russian Bus Accident in Ukraine, 14 fatalities, 29 hospitalized

What: Bus en route from Velikiye Luki Russia to Charnigiv Where: Kyiv - Chernihiv - New Yarilovichi road, Chernigiv, Ukraine When: July 7 2012 6:30 a.m Who: 43 Russians aboard, 14 fatalities Why: After the driver lost control, a Russian bus swerved across the road and overturned near Chernigiv, killing 14 Russian tourists. The [...]

Ukranian Bus Crashes in Poland, one fatality

Ukranian Bus Crashes in Poland, one fatality

What: Ukranian bus Where: Poland When: Jan 31 Who: 39 Ukrainians aboard, including 2 drivers. Why: While en route from Lviv to Slovakia, the bus driver lost control of the bus, which slid into a ditch and overturned in the Polish village of Tywonia near Jaroslaw. There was one fatality. Ten injured parties were hospitalized in Jaroslaw and [...]

Ukraine: Train Strikes Bus

Ukraine: Train Strikes Bus

What: Ukranian Railways Nikopol-Marhanets line Where: near Marhanets, Dnipropetrovsk Oblast, Ukraine When: Oct 12, 2010 8:30 a.m Who: Although the initial number aboard was listed as 48, the numbers are not correct. Reports are that 42 were killed including the bus driver, and 12 survivors critically injured including 2 children. Why: The bus [...]