USA: ‘ FREIGHT TRAIN COLLIDES WITH SCHOOL BUS IN NORTH DAKOTA ‘

#AceWorldNews – NORTH DAKOTA:Jan.06: A teenage student and a school bus driver were killed and 12 others were wounded when an empty freight train struck a school bus in North Dakota on Monday, Reuters reported.

The accident happened when the bus failed to yield to the train, which had right-of-way.

Crew members were not injured. “It’s high stress on many people from the school and on all of the first responders,” Highway Patrol Lt. Troy Hischer told AP of the accident that happened 100 miles north of Fargo. “We’ll work on that as the night goes.” The ages of the injured students ranged from 5 to 17. Some suffered broken bones and three were in “very serious condition.”

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EGYPT: ‘ SIXTEEN PEOPLE MOSTLY CHILDREN DIE IN SCHOOL BUS CRASH ‘

#AceWorldNews – EGYPT – November 05 – At least 16 people were killed on Wednesday when a school bus crashed into three other vehicles on a desert road in the Nile Delta north of Cairo, Reuters reported.

Mostly children were killed, and 18 people were also wounded in the crash.

The accident came less than a month after 30 people died in a bus crash in southern Egypt.

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