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Bus Hits Trailer Truck in Germany; 18 Killed, 30 Injuries

Bus Hits Trailer Truck in Germany; 18 Killed, 30 Injuries

A bus crashed into a trailer truck and caught fire at the A9 highway in Bavaria, southeast Germany, on the early morning of July 3rd. The bus with two drivers was transporting around forty-six people from Saxony, eastern Germany, at the time. At least eighteen people lost their lives in the crash, while another thirty people sustained [...]

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, [...]

Bus Crashes and Catches Fire in China; 11 Killed, 1 Injured

Bus Crashes and Catches Fire in China; 11 Killed, 1 Injured

A bus crashed and caught fire in a tunnel in Shandong, China, on May 9th. The bus was transporting children to a kindergarten in Weihai, at the time. According to initial reports, 5, South Korean and 6 Chinese children, and the driver were killed in the accident. A teacher also sustained severe injuries. The accident is being [...]

Bus Catches Fire after Colliding with Truck in Morocco; 10 Killed, 22 Injured

Bus Catches Fire after Colliding with Truck in Morocco; 10 Killed, 22 Injured

A bus caught fire and burst into flames after colliding with a truck near a petrol station in Amskroud, Agadir-Ida Ou, Souss-Massa-Draa, Morocco, on the morning of January 5th. At least 10 passengers were burnt to death and 22 suffered serious burn injuries. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the crash remains under [...]

Minibus-Pickup Truck Collision in Thailand; 25 Killed

Minibus-Pickup Truck Collision in Thailand; 25 Killed

A minibus crashed into a pick-up truck and caught fire on a highway near Bangkok, Thailand, on 2nd January. At least 25 people including both the drivers were killed whereas, 2 survived the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Truck Crashes into Culvert and Catches Fire; Driver Killed

Truck Crashes into Culvert and Catches Fire; Driver Killed

A truck crashed into a culvert and caught on fire on Bruce Highway, Marmor, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia, on the midnight of November 26th. The truck driver, who was the only person aboard, was killed in the crash. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.