Train collision

JOHANNESBURG | 3 killed in train collision in South Africa, responders say

JOHANNESBURG — Jan 08, 2019—Authorities in South Africa say a train collision in the capital has killed three people and injured more than 200. Netcare911, an emergency responders’ group, says many injuries are “minor to moderate” but that one person in critical condition was airlifted to a hospital after the accident Tuesday in Pretoria. Authorities … Continue reading JOHANNESBURG | 3 killed in train collision in South Africa, responders say

JABLANICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina | 2 killed, 1 injured in train collision in Bosnia

JABLANICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina — Two freight trains collided head-on in southern Bosnia early Thursday, killing two people and seriously injuring one more. Police said the crash occurred at the train station in the town of Jablanica. Bosnian media said a fourth person, an engine driver, was unhurt after jumping from one of the trains moments before … Continue reading JABLANICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina | 2 killed, 1 injured in train collision in Bosnia

School bus driver charged in deadly French train collision

PARIS /December 21, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —  French authorities have filed preliminary charges against the driver of a school bus that collided with a regional train in southern France, killing six children. The investigation is focusing on whether the crossing barriers onto the tracks were raised or lowered in last week’s accident in the village of … Continue reading School bus driver charged in deadly French train collision