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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.

Five Busses Collided in Saudi Arabia; 6 Killed, 81 Injured

Five Busses Collided in Saudi Arabia; 6 Killed, 81 Injured

Five buses collided into each other on Madinah-Qassim highway in Saudi Arabia, on the night of May 27th. Around 200 passengers were present in the 5 buses. Six people lost their lives in the crash while another 81 sustained injuries of various intensities. The cause of crash remains under investigation.

SUV Collides with Bus in Michigan; 6 Injured

SUV Collides with Bus in Michigan; 6 Injured

An SUV ran a red signal and collided with a Detroit Department of Transportation bus in West Detroit, Michigan, on the afternoon of May 26th. The SUV also hit a parked car and then crashed into a warehouse after the collision. Both the drivers and 4 passengers sustained injuries in the crash. The incident remains under investigation.

Car Hits CTA Bus in Chicago; 4 Killed, 5 Injured

Car Hits CTA Bus in Chicago; 4 Killed, 5 Injured

A car smashed into a CTA bus in the 2600 block of W. Madison St, near the Garfield Park in Chicago, Illinois, on the morning of May 7th. The bus was travelling eastbound when the westbound car collided into a parked car and lost control, then crashing into the bus. According to the police, 4 people were killed in the accident while another 5 [...]

Train Hits Fire Truck in New Jersey; 5 Injured

Train Hits Fire Truck in New Jersey; 5 Injured

A Hudson-Bergen Light Rail train de-railed after colliding into a fire truck near Sixth Street and Washington Boulevard in New Jersey on the evening of May 6th. The train's operator and 4 firefighters in the truck sustained injuries. The injured were taken to hospital. The train's windshield also broke in the crash. The cause of accident [...]

Minibus Collides with Truck in South Africa; 20 Killed

Minibus Collides with Truck in South Africa; 20 Killed

A minibus collided with a truck between Verena and Bronkhorstspruit near Pretoria, South Africa, on April 21st. The bus caught fire right after the crash. At least 19 children and the driver lost their lives while trapped in the flaming bus. The cause of the accident is not clear yet.

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