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30 injured in train accident in Swiss Alps – police

30 injured in train accident in Swiss Alps – police.....»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerSep 12th, 2017

School children among over 30 injured in Swiss Alps train accident

School children among over 30 injured in Swiss Alps train accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 12th, 2017

1 killed, 22 injured in Austrian train collision

VIENNA, Austria – Two passenger trains collided on Monday, February 12, in central Austria, killing one person and injuring 22 others, the police told the Agence France-Presse. Police said the accident happened a little before 1 pm (1200 GMT) at Niklasdorf station in Styria province. The cause of the crash has ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2018

Police: ‘No indication’ Swiss train attack was terrorist act

GENEVA: Swiss police said on Sunday there was so far no indication that an attacker’s knife rampage on a train, which injured six passengers, was an act of terror. “The question of motive remains,” police from Switzerland’s easte.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsAug 14th, 2016

17 dead in Taiwan rail accident – authorities

YILAN, Taiwan – At least 17 people have died after a train derailed and flipped over in Taiwan Sunday, October 21, authorities said. The Taiwan Railways Administration confirmed the toll and said more than 70 people had also been injured in the accident in northeastern Yilan county. At least 5 carriages had ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

Two elephants die in another Sri Lanka train collision

Two elephants were killed and another critically injured Sunday crossing railway tracks in Sri Lanka, officials said, in yet another tragic collision involving the protected animals and speeding trains. A Jaffna-bound night train rammed into two elephants at Ambanpola, 150 kilometers (93 miles) north of Colombo, killing one and injuring the other. In a separate accident, a passenger train derailed after hitting and killing an elephant near Palugaswewa, 160 kilometers (100 miles) north-east of Colombo. No passengers were injured in either accident. "Train services have been disrupted, but we are working to remove the carcass and repair the track on the eastern line," an offici...Keep on reading: Two elephants die in another Sri Lanka train collision.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 21st, 2018

18 hurt in Olongapo City road accident

      OLONGAPO CITY -- Eighteen people were injured when a passenger jeepney fell on its side after losing its brakes along the main road in Barangay (village) New Cabalan here on Saturday morning (Oct. 20). Police said the jeepney's brakes malfunctioned while navigating a curve along the National Highway while heading for the city proper at about 7 a.m. Witnesses said the jeepney swerved off the road toward the right lane before it toppled over on its side. Injured were driver, Calito de Vega, 51, and his passengers: Rodel Torreliza, 45; Nhoyel Gordon, 41; Arnold Sabio, 47; Manuel Hiduaza, 41; Angeline Mallari, 28; Fereras Garcia, 21; Remelyn Espero,...Keep on reading: 18 hurt in Olongapo City road accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

Motorcycle rider dies, one hurt in Quezon highway accident

LUCENA CITY -- A motorcycle rider died and another one injured in a road accident in Agdangan town in Quezon provinceon Friday, police said. A report from the Quezon police office said John Aron Moreno, who was driving the motorcycle and his back rider John Paul Pearodondo, slid and was thrown off their vehicle while negotiating a sharp curve in the Bondoc Peninsula highway, Police said the victim's motorcycle was running fast when the accident happened in Barangay Poblacion 1 at3:52 p.m. The victims were taken to Unisan Community Medicare hospital in nearby Unisan town but Pearondo, who suffered a serious head injury, died along the way. DELFIN T. MALLARI JR....Keep on reading: Motorcycle rider dies, one hurt in Quezon highway accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

Dutch rail collision kills 4 children

THE HAGUE, Netherlands – Four children from a Dutch daycare center died on Thursday, September 20, when a train smashed into their electric cart at a crossing in an accident described as the "worst nightmare of any parent." A fifth child and the woman driving the vehicle were critically injured in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

Rider killed in road mishap

By: Gail T. Momblan A 52-YEAR-OLD man was killed while two others were injured in a road accident at Barangay Binalud, Alimodian, evening of Sept 12, 2018. At 6:40 p.m., Arnold Aguaras, 52, of Barangay Poblacion, Alimodian was driving towards Iloilo City from Alimodian town when the mishap occurred, said Inspector Danilo Noca, Alimodian police. Aguaras […] The post Rider killed in road mishap appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

Truck driver hurt in road mishap

By: Gail T. Momblan A TRUCK operator was injured in a road accident at Barangay Bancal, Alimodian, morning of August 15, 2018. Dino Corcolla was driving a ten-wheeler truck carrying sand and gravel from Leon town to Iloilo City. Chief Inspector Danilo Noca, Alimodian police commander, said that the truck’s brakes malfunctioned, causing the vehicle to […] The post Truck driver hurt in road mishap appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap

6 dead in Tabaco City road mishap Vox Bikol Tue, 03/07/2017 - 04:38 LEGAZPI CITY, March 5 (PNA) —- Six people died on the spot and three others were injured when the driver of a 22-wheeler truck lost control of the wheels and the vehicle collided with a motorcycle running on the opposite lane before smashing onto two houses alongside the national highway in Tabaco City, Albay, said a report that reached the headquarters here of the Police Regional Office (PRO5)-Bicol on Monday morning. Sr. Insp. Ma. Luisa Calubaquib, PRO5 spokesperson, said their investigation showed the driver of the motorcycle identified as Albert Barogo, 37, was decapitated and his upper torso was severed due to the impact of the accident that occurred at the national highway at the boundaries of Barangay Estancia in Malinao, Albay and Barangay Quinastillojan in Sabloyon Road, Tabaco City around 2:45 p.m. on Sunday. She said Barogo’s back-riders -- his wife Jasmin, 36 and son Clark Camiro, 2, -- all residents of Soa village, Malinao also died on the spot. Investigators said the truck was traversing the highway from Ligao City going to Tabaco City when the driver lost control of the steering wheel, took the opposite lane and collided with the motorcycle before hitting the two houses on the roadside. The truck driver and his two helpers also died on the spot after they were pinned down by their cargo of tons of steel sheets they were supposed to deliver to Tabaco City. Police identified the driver as Orlando B. Campo, 49, a resident of Naga City, Camarines Sur and the two truck helpers as Rommel M. Nantes, 27 and James L. Romero, both residents of Camalig, Albay. It took hours for the rescue team from the Bureau of Fire Protections of Tabaco City to retrieve the bodies of the truck helpers. The bodies of the six fatalities were brought to the Ziga Memorial District Hospital in Tabaco City around 6:10 p.m. Three members of a family living in one of two houses that were rammed by the truck were also injured and rushed to the same hospital. They were identified as Daniel Bonganay, 57, Jeffrey, 36 and Jazon, 28. Police said the family members suffered injuries in the head and body. Probers said their initial investigation showed the truck driver lost control of the steering wheel after the brakes of the trailer truck malfunctioned. (PNA) LAP/GVR/JH/CBD.....»»

Category: newsSource:  voxbikolRelated NewsAug 9th, 2018

Gas truck explodes on Italian highway; 2 dead, scores hurt

MILAN --- A tanker truck carrying a highly flammable gas exploded Monday after rear-ending a stopped truck on a crowded highway near the northern Italian city of Bologna. At least two people were killed, up to 70 injured and part of the raised expressway collapsed in the fireball. Police said the accident and subsequent fire and explosion injured between 60 and 70 people, some with severe burns. It also shut down a highway north of the city that is a key route between northern Italy and the Adriatic Coast and other points south, including Florence and Rome, the capital. A police video showed the tanker failing to slow down quick enough and plowing into the rear of a truck stopp...Keep on reading: Gas truck explodes on Italian highway; 2 dead, scores hurt.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

2 workers dead, 2 injured in Binondo construction mishap

MANILA, Philippines – Two construction workers died while two others were injured following an accident in a construction site in Binondo, Manila, on Saturday, August 4. According to a Manila Police Station initial report, the workers fell from the 4th floor of Sun Joy Tower 3 when the platform collapsed around 10:30 am. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 4th, 2018

2 hurt in Quezon road accident

        LUCENA CITY - A motorcyclist and a 5-year-old boy who was his back rider were injured after their motorcycle figured in a road accident in Candelaria town in Quezon early Saturday.   Senior Supt. Osmundo de Guzman, Quezon police director, said motorcycle driver Novilito Estolano and the boy, Nielven Espenosa, were on the Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Malabanban Norte at around 3:50 a.m. when an oncoming truck being driven by Nemar Factor, hit them.   The victims who were thrown off from the motorcycle sustained multiple body and head injuries and were taken to the Peter Paul Medical Center for treatment, police said....Keep on reading: 2 hurt in Quezon road accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Woman killed, 3 others hurt in Pangasinan motorbike collision

      DAGUPAN CITY --- A woman was killed while her husband and two others were injured in a road accident on Friday night, July 6, at Umingan town in Pangasinan, police said on Saturday.   Violita Dacumos, 51, succumbed to severe head injuries while she was being taken to a hospital, according to Chief Inspector Exzur Relatado, Umingan police chief.   Investigation showed that Dacumos was riding at the back of the motorcycle driven by her husband, Mamerto Dacumos, 51, when they collided with another motorcycle along the provincial road at Barangay (village) Del Rosario at 6:40 p.m.   Alex Jainar, 28, and his back rider Rocky L...Keep on reading: Woman killed, 3 others hurt in Pangasinan motorbike collision.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 7th, 2018

Driver dead, 17 hurt in vehicular accident in CamSur

      PILI, Camarines Sur---A driver died while 17 others were hurt after a van accidentally bumped into a passenger bus in Maharlika highway in this town before dawn Friday, police report said.   Police report said a Toyota Hi-Ace van being driven by Mark Alvin Nicart crashed into a bus then ended up at the side of the road at around 3:36 a.m. in Barangay (village) San Isidro.   Both vehicles were traveling from Manila, investigations revealed.   Nicart died instantly while his 17 passengers were injured and were taken to nearest hospitals for treatment.   According to Leo Relata, driver of the bus, the van was runn...Keep on reading: Driver dead, 17 hurt in vehicular accident in CamSur.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

2 hurt in Quezon road accident

LUCENA CITY -- Two drivers were injured in a three-vehicle accident along the Maharlika Highway in Candelaria town in Quezon province early Friday. A report from the Quezon police headquarters said an Astro Liner bus driven by Marcus Sasutona accidentally sideswiped a parked motorcycle along the side of the highway in Barangay (village) Mangilag Sur around 6:30 a.m. The wayward bus also consequently bumped the rear portion of a truck running ahead, report said. Sasutona and motorcycle driver Randy Arevalo both suffered body injuries and were taken to Candelaria District Hospital for treatment. DELFIN T. MALLARI JR....Keep on reading: 2 hurt in Quezon road accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 6th, 2018

Boy dies, 2 others injured in Quezon motorcycle accident

LUCENA CITY -- A five-year-old boy died while two others were injured in a road accident in Pagbilao town in Quezon provinceMondayafternoon. Senior Supt. Osmundo de Guzman, Quezon police director, said a motorcycle being driven by Bondelbert Losloso overtook a running wing van truck being driven by Ignacio Acebuche while negotiating the highway in Barangay Castillo around2:50 p.m. However, the motorcycle accidentally slipped on the ground and hit the right rear tire of the truck, causing the motorcyclists to be thrown off. The bikers were taken to Jane County Hospital in Pagbilao but the still unidentified boy died along the way. The motorcycle driver and another rider only k...Keep on reading: Boy dies, 2 others injured in Quezon motorcycle accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 2nd, 2018

6 hurt in Quezon road accident

LUCENA CITY -- Six Bicol-bound motorists were injured in an accident along the Maharlika Highway in Sariaya town in Quezon provinceon Sunday. Police said the victims were aboard a Mitsubishi Montero that collided with a Leyte Biliran Star passenger bus coming from the opposite direction in Barangay Concepcion 1 around12:10 p.m. The vehicle's driver Salvador Griarte and his passengers Blesilda and Emil Griarte and Michell, Michaela Louise and Rosel Hermida were hurt.They were all residents of Magallanes town in Sorsogon. They were taken to the nearest hospital in Lucena City for treatment. Police said the bus driver, Ernesto Malallos, occupied the opposite lane of the highway ...Keep on reading: 6 hurt in Quezon road accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 1st, 2018

Pasig cop lands in hospital after hit-and-run accident

The Pasig City police is looking for the owner of a black Toyota Vios that figured in a hit-and-run incident on Sunday night, leaving one of its police investigators injured. As of Tuesday, SPO2 Rolando Anselmo remains confined in the hospital although doctors have said he was in stable condition after suffering a broken rib. A report to the Eastern Police District said that Anselmo was on his way to work on his motorcycle around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday when he braked to avoid a bicycle rider who suddenly stopped in front of him. As Anselmo lost his balance and fell off his motorcycle, the Toyota Vios behind him on C. Raymundo Avenue struck him. Instead of stopping, however, the...Keep on reading: Pasig cop lands in hospital after hit-and-run accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 26th, 2018