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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

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

Taxi driver in Moscow falls asleep, hits eight pedestrians

  Moscow --- The suspect in a taxi crash near Red Square that injured two Mexican soccer fans and six other pedestrians as Russia hosts the World Cup told interrogators he fell asleep at the wheel, Moscow city police said Sunday. The police released a video of an interrogation session with a man the Moscow force identified as the taxi driver. In the recording, he says he briefly dozed off and accidentally hit the gas. It was unclear whether the man spoke under duress. The man in the video says he hadn't slept in 20 hours and wasn't drunk, and ran away after the accident because he was afraid that angry bystanders would kill him. He was later detained. The Moscow city...Keep on reading: Taxi driver in Moscow falls asleep, hits eight pedestrians.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

1 killed, 7 hurt in Davao del Norte motorcycle race

DAVAO CITY - One person died and seven others were injured in an accident during a motorcycle race in Carmen town, Davao del Norte on Saturday, police on Sunday said. Chief Insp. Milgrace Driz, Sou.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

3 dead, 4 hurt in road accident in Zamboanga Sibugay

PAGADIAN CITY -- Three persons died while four others were injured when a utility truck collided with a Rural Transit bus in Barangay Upper Tungawan in Tungawan town, Zamboanga Sibugayon Wednesday. The fatalities were identified as truck driver Generoso Villarin of Zamboanga City and his passengers, Rey Ybaez and Jason Sagrado. Based on the report of the Tungawan police, the utility truck was traveling to Zamboanga City past5 a.m.when it collided with the bus headed to Ipil in Zamboanga Sibugay. Police said Villarin may have dozed off while driving. Injured were bus driverAlan Tulabing and three of bus passengers, identified as Fe Oral Lagumbay, a resident of Pagadian City; N...Keep on reading: 3 dead, 4 hurt in road accident in Zamboanga Sibugay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 30th, 2018

Woman killed, four others hurt in Sampaloc, Quezon road mishap

LUCENA CITY - A woman died and four others were severely injured in a road accident in Sampaloc town in Quezon province early on Monday. The police reported that a tricycle, driven by Ruel Maranan,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 28th, 2018

Homeowner trying to kill weeds ends up burning down garage

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) --- Authorities say a homeowner trying to kill troublesome weeds with a torch has burned down his garage. The Springfield News-Sun reports Springfield Township firefighters in central Ohio were called to a home around 4 a.m. Thursday for a detached garage engulfed in flames. No one was injured. Fire officials learned the man had been trying to eliminate weeds around the garage. They're calling the blaze an accident. The destroyed garage held tools and appliances. Fire officials estimate the loss at between $10,000 and $15,000. NVG RELATED STORIES: WATCH: Dog hungry for pancakes accidentally starts fire Indiana police officers save 7 unconsc...Keep on reading: Homeowner trying to kill weeds ends up burning down garage.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 27th, 2018

MC riders skirting police checkpoint injured in mishap during brief chase

A motorcycle rider and his two back riders, including a 17-year-old student, were in critical condition after they figured in an accident when they tried to avoid a police checkpoint before dawn yesterday in Malabon City. Jassen Delemon, 20, service crew, was rushed to Manila Central University (MCU) Hospital while….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2018

3 dead in Quezon road accidents

LUCENA CITY -- Three people died in three separate road accidents in Quezon provinceon Saturday. The Quezon police headquarters reported that a still unidentified woman, estimated to be around 35 to 45 years old, was seriously injured in an accident along Maharlika Highway in Barangay (village) Angeles in Atimonan town shortly beforemidnight. Police said the unconscious victim, who sustained fatal head and body injuries, was hit by a passing vehicle. The victim died while being taken to the Doa Marta District Hospital. In Calauag town, tricycle driver Gaudencio Flores, died on the spot after his vehicle collided with an incoming A&B Liner passenger bus along the Maharlika Hi...Keep on reading: 3 dead in Quezon road accidents.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 20th, 2018