Bus, Train, Trolley, Ship & Pipeline Impact News, Headlines & Alerts
Saturday September 23rd 2017

Interesting Sites

Insider

Archives

Posts Tagged ‘bridge’

Eight Injured After Double-Decker Bus Smashes into Bridge in Edinburgh

Eight Injured After Double-Decker Bus Smashes into Bridge in Edinburgh

A double-decker bus crashed into an overhead walkway in Edinburgh, Scotland, on September 17th. Witnesses said the bus took a wrong turn before colliding with the walkway at Edinburgh’s Western General Hospital. Eight people were injured in the accident and were taken to hospitals.

Bus Crashes in Egypt; 14 Dead, 42 Injured

Bus Crashes in Egypt; 14 Dead, 42 Injured

A tourist bus fell off a bridge in Beni Suef province of Egypt, on August 29th. Authorities said the bus collided with a pickup truck before plunging off the bridge. Fourteen people were killed in the crash. Forty-two others were injured and were taken to hospitals.

Double Decker Bus Hits Bridge in Paris; 4 Injured

Double Decker Bus Hits Bridge in Paris; 4 Injured

A double-decker open-top bus collides with the bridge Alexandre III in Paris, France, in the afternoon of June 23rd. The driver of tourist bus tried to enter the low tunnel under the bridge, which was forbidden for the vehicles bigger than 2.70 metres. At least four tourists sustained injuries of various intensities. The crash remains [...]

Bus Falls of Bridge in Philippines; 26 Injured

Bus Falls of Bridge in Philippines; 26 Injured

A bus swerved and fell off a bridge in Unisan Town, Quezon, Philippines, in the early hours of December 31st. At least 26 people were taken to hospital with minor to moderate injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Double-Decker Bus Crashes into Bridge in London; 26 Injured

Double-Decker Bus Crashes into Bridge in London; 26 Injured

A double-decker bus crashed into a railway bridge on St Loy’s Road, Tottenham, London, on the morning of October 22nd. At least 26 people suffered minor injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the crash remains unknown.

At Least 9 Killed, 30 Injured as Bus Falls into Canal in Bangladesh

At Least 9 Killed, 30 Injured as Bus Falls into Canal in Bangladesh

A bus plunged into a canal while travelling on Dhaka-Barisal Highway in Madaripur district of Bangladesh, on May 27th. The bus was heading to Jhalakathi when one of its tires blew out over Samaddar Bridge, causing it to fall into the canal. At least 9 people were killed in the accident while 30 others were injured.

Bus Falls Off Bridge in India; At Least 13 Killed, Over 50 Injured

Bus Falls Off Bridge in India; At Least 13 Killed, Over 50 Injured

A bus fell off a bridge in Balrampur district of Chhattisgarh, India, on May 3rd. The accident happened after the bus driver lost control of the wheel in an attempt to avoid collision with a motorcycle. At least 13 people were killed in the accident while over 50 others were injured. The bus was en-route from Gadhwa, Jharkhand, to Raipur, [...]

At Least 15 Killed, 38 Injured as Bus Falls off Bridge in India

At Least 15 Killed, 38 Injured as Bus Falls off Bridge in India

A bus fell off a bridge and into a river in Hoshangabad district of Madhya Pradesh, India, on December 15. The accident happened when the bus was transporting members of a wedding party from Indore to Parasia. At least 15 people were killed in the accident while 38 others were seriously injured. The injured were taken to hospitals in Bhopal [...]

Fuel Truck Crashes into Railroad Cars in Portland; 1 Killed

A semitrailer truck crashed into railroad cars in Northwest Portland, Oregon, on December 13. The accident happened on the tracks running along US 30, east of the St. Johns Bridge over the Willamette River. Authorities said the truck was transporting fuel at the time, that leaked onto the tracks and sparked fire. The truck driver was killed [...]

Over 40 Police Officers Killed in Argentina Bus Crash

Over 40 Police Officers Killed in Argentina Bus Crash

A bus veered off a bridge and plunged into a dry riverbed in northern Argentina, on December 14. Authorities believe the bus, carrying police officers, veered off after a tire blew out. At least 41 police officers were killed in the accident while 10 others were injured. Four of the injured were in serious condition.

 Page 1 of 2  1  2 »