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Stolen Chevrolet Hits Bus in Illinois; 1 Killed, 4 Injured

Stolen Chevrolet Hits Bus in Illinois; 1 Killed, 4 Injured

A 2005 model Chevrolet Aveo crashed into a Pace bus at Wentworth near 6th Avenue in Phoenix, Dolton, Illinois, on the night of August 4th. One person lost his life while four others sustained injuries in the crash. Initial investigations show that the crash happened because the Chevrolet driver was over speeding. Reports also show the [...]

Bus Crashed in Nigeria after Tyre Burst; 2 Killed, 22 Injured

Bus Crashed in Nigeria after Tyre Burst; 2 Killed, 22 Injured

A Toyota commuter bus crashed into a ditch on Abuja- Lokoja road at the Yaba Junction in Abaji, Nigeria, on the morning of May 27th. Investigation reveals that the crash happened due to tyre burst and over-speeding. Two people lost their lives in the crash while another 22 sustained injuries of various intensities. The injured were taken [...]

Bus Crash in Pakistan Leaves 25 Dead and 30 Injured

Bus Crash in Pakistan Leaves 25 Dead and 30 Injured

Two buses collided head-on into each other near Dhanja Gate, Rahim Yar Khan, Pakistan, on October 17th. According to sources, the buses coming from opposite directions presumably crashed due to over-speeding. At least 25 people were killed in the crash whereas 30 suffered injuries of varying intensities. The injured were taken to hospital.

Bus Falls into River in Nigeria; 3 Killed, 14 Missing

Bus Falls into River in Nigeria; 3 Killed, 14 Missing

An 18-seater bus plunged into River Rijana, Kaduna State, Nigeria, on the night of September 20th. The bus carrying 18 people of a family was travelling from Kano to Lokoja, at the time. According to the sole survivor, the accident happened due to over speeding. At least 3 people were killed while 14 others went missing. The rescue [...]

Bus Crashes into Truck in Pakistan; 13 Killed, 35 Injured

Bus Crashes into Truck in Pakistan; 13 Killed, 35 Injured

A bus crashed into a truck in Jamshoro District of Sindh, Pakistan, on August 2nd. The speeding bus was en-route from Dera Ismail Khan to Karachi when it rammed into a stationary truck. At least 13 people were killed in the crash while 35 others were injured. The injured were rushed to hospitals.

2 Killed, 16 Injured after Bus Crashes in Pakistan

2 Killed, 16 Injured after Bus Crashes in Pakistan

A speeding bus turned turtle at Faizabad area of Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan, on July 17th. The accident happened when the bus was heading to Palandri, Azad Jammu and Kashmir. At least 2 people were killed in the accident while 16 others were injured.

Bus Crashes in Brazil; At Least 16 Killed, 20 Injured

Bus Crashes in Brazil; At Least 16 Killed, 20 Injured

A bus veered off road and crashed near Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil, on June 8th. According to Police inspector Fabio Pierri, the bus was apparently speeding while taking a curve on the highway. At least 16 people, including the driver, were killed in the accident while 20 others were injured. Most of the passengers were university students.

Bus-Fuel Tanker Collision in Afghanistan Kills 73, Injures 52

Bus-Fuel Tanker Collision in Afghanistan Kills 73, Injures 52

A bus collided with a fuel tanker in Ghazni province of Afghanistan, on May 8th. Authorities said the passengers bus was speeding when it rammed into the fuel tanker. Both vehicles caught fire which soon ignited another passenger bus as well. At least 73 people were killed in the accident while 52 others were injured.

Bus Crash in Pakistan Kills At Least 18

Bus Crash in Pakistan Kills At Least 18

A bus crashed into a truck in Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan, on April 13th. The accident happened when the speeding bus, carrying over 50 people, was going from Faisalabad to Sadiqabad. At least 18 people were killed in the crash while 14 others were injured.

At Least 4 Students Killed, 31 Injured in Andhra Pradesh Bus Accident

At Least 4 Students Killed, 31 Injured in Andhra Pradesh Bus Accident

A bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned at Gollapudi, near Vijayawada, in Andhra Pradesh, India, on March 14th. The accident happened when the bus was transporting Osmania Medical College students back to Hyderabad after they participated in a sports tournament in Andhra Pradesh. At least four students were killed in the accident [...]

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