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Pickup Truck Rear Ends Tractor Trailer in Canada; 1 Killed

Pickup Truck Rear Ends Tractor Trailer in Canada; 1 Killed

A pickup truck collided into the back of a tractor trailer at Provincial Road 101 on the Trans-Canada Highway, Cornwallis, Manitoba, Canada, on the night of October 28th. The pickup truck driver was pronounced dead at the scene whereas the man driving tractor-trailer remained unharmed. The cause of the collision remains under investigation.

Charter Bus-Tractor Collide in Georgia; 1 Killed, 43 Injured

Charter Bus-Tractor Collide in Georgia; 1 Killed, 43 Injured

A charter bus and a tractor-trailer collided at Whitestone Road, Ellijay, Pickens County, Georgia, on the afternoon of October 13th. According to sources, the tractor was crossing the road when the northbound bus hit it from the back. The bus driver was killed in the crash whereas 43 other people suffered injuries. The injured were taken [...]

School Bus-Tractor Trailer Crash in Georgia; 1 Killed, 13 Injured

School Bus-Tractor Trailer Crash in Georgia; 1 Killed, 13 Injured

A school bus collided with a tractor-trailer on Interstate-75 in Valdosta, Lowndes County, Georgia, on the morning of August 29th. The bus was carrying high school students at the time. At least 1 person was killed in the accident whereas 13 other students suffered injuries. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the crash [...]

One Killed in Reeves County Train-Truck Collision

One Killed in Reeves County Train-Truck Collision

A train crashed into a 1999 International Truck Tractor in Reeves County, Texas, on August 5th. The accident happened when the Truck Tractor was towing a semi-trailer. The truck driver Richard Licon, 37, was killed in the crash. Authorities said he failed to stop at the railroad crossing even though the red lights were activated.

Multiple Vehicles Crash on Interstate-88 in New York; Several Injured

Multiple Vehicles Crash on Interstate-88 in New York; Several Injured

An accident involving 15 vehicles including tractor-trailers, tour bus and an SUV happened on interstate 88, Maryland, Otsego County, New York, on the noon of April 3rd. According to sources, the SUV struck a tractor-trailer after white-out due to snowfall, followed by the bus rear-ending the tractor-trailer and other vehicles hitting the [...]

Bus Falls down the Road in Nepal; 2 Killed, 29 Injured

Bus Falls down the Road in Nepal; 2 Killed, 29 Injured

A passenger bus hit a motorcycle and fell down the road in Panchkhal Municipality, Kavre, Nepal, on March 18. According to sources, the bus was overtaking a tractor when it hit a motorcycle coming from the opposite direction, and fell down the road. At least two people were killed in the crash while 29 suffered injuries of varying [...]

Train Collides with Tractor-Trailer in Kansas; 1 Injured

Train Collides with Tractor-Trailer in Kansas; 1 Injured

A train crashed into a tractor-trailer in Topeka, Kansas, on the afternoon of January 11. Authorities reported that the tractor-trailer driver didn’t hear the train’s whistle, which resulted in the crash. The tractor driver sustained injuries and was taken to hospital. The crash remains under investigation.

3 Injured after Train Collides with Big Rig in City of Industry

3 Injured after Train Collides with Big Rig in City of Industry

A Union Pacific train crashed into an 18-wheeler tractor-trailer at Fairway and Walnut drives in the City of Industry, California, on September 1st. The accident happened when the freight train was transporting consumer goods from the Port of Long Beach to Illinois. Three people were injured in the accident. They were taken to a local [...]

8 Killed, Several Injured in Southern Israel Road Crash

8 Killed, Several Injured in Southern Israel Road Crash

A truck, carrying a tractor, crashed into a bus on highway 31 in southern Israel, on the afternoon of February 3. The accident happened when the bus was transporting women back after a prayer trip to al Aksa mosque, Jerusalem. Authorities said the tractor, being hauled by the truck, fell on the left side of the bus. Eight women were killed [...]