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Train Crashes into Passenger Bus in Russia; At Least 16 Killed

A train crashed into a bus in Vladimir, Russia, on October 6th.

The bus, carrying fifty-five Uzbek passengers and two Kazakh drivers, was passing a railway crossing when its engine stalled.

Authorities said most of the passengers were sleeping as the bus got stuck on the crossing.

Many of them were able to leave the bus in time and survived, while at least sixteen others could not get out and died in the collision.

Authorities said at least five people were also taken to hospitals.