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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.

28 Injured in Singapore Train Collision

28 Injured in Singapore Train Collision

A Singapore mass transit train crashed into another at Joo Koon station of the city state, on November 15th. According to a joint statement issued by the Land Transport Authority (LTA) and train operator SMRT, “At 8.19am, a second train stopped behind the first faulty train. At 8.20am, the second train moved forward unexpectedly, and came [...]

Van Driver Killed After Collision with MTA Bus in Staten Island

Van Driver Killed After Collision with MTA Bus in Staten Island

A van collided with a Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) bus in Staten Island, New York, on October 6th. Authorities said the accident happened on Arthur Kill Road at Johnson Street, after van driver Marcus Brown, 33, lost consciousness. Brown was taken to Staten Island University Hospital, where he was later declared dead. The [...]

At Least 10 Killed After Bus Collides with Lorry in Kenya

At Least 10 Killed After Bus Collides with Lorry in Kenya

A bus collided with a lorry on Bangal-Ukasi Road in Tana River County, Kenya, on August 29th. The bus was heading from Wajir to Nairobi when it collided with the lorry coming from the opposite direction. At least ten people were killed in the crash. Several others were injured 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.

Buses Collide in Bangladesh; 5 Killed, 20 Injured

Buses Collide in Bangladesh; 5 Killed, 20 Injured

Two buses collided head-on in Sujanagar upazila of Pabna, Bangladesh, on August 22nd. The accident happened on the Pabna-Dhaka highway in the Chinkhura Bazar area. At least five people were killed in the accident. Twenty others were injured and were taken to Pabna General Hospital.

Prisoner Transport Bus and other Vehicles Crash in Georgia; Multiple Injuries Reported

Prisoner Transport Bus and other Vehicles Crash in Georgia; Multiple Injuries Reported

A prisoner transport bus and eight other vehicles collided into each other at Interstate-85 near Buford Driver in Gwinnett County, Georgia, on the afternoon of June 30th. The accident caused multiple non life-threatening injuries. The Interstate remained closed for traffic for an hour. The cause of crash remains under investigation.

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 [...]

Metro Trains Crash in Iran; 48 Injured

Metro Trains Crash in Iran; 48 Injured

Two Metro trains collided with each other at Tarasht station in Tehran, Iran, on June 6. At least 48 people sustained injuries in the crash. The injured were taken to hospital. The accident remains under investigation.

Trains Collide in South Africa; 1 Killed, 55 Injured

Trains Collide in South Africa; 1 Killed, 55 Injured

Two trains collided into each other in Elandsfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa, on June 1st. Several carriages of the trains leaned to their right after hitting each other. One train driver lost his life in the crash while around 55 passengers sustained injuries of various intensities. The cause of accident remains under investigation.

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