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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

9 injured as van hits tree in Bohol

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol --- Nine passengers were injured in a crash when the van they were riding skidded and hit a tree in Garcia Hernandez town in Bohol province on Sunday morning. Those hurt, including an Australian, were brought to hospitals in Jagna town and Tagbilaran City, according to PO3 Elvan Cadiz of the Garcia Hernandez Municipal Police Station. Kenneth Centorias, 23-year-old driver of the van-for-hire, was detained at the police station pending the filing of a complaint of reckless imprudence resulting in multiple physical injuries. The van was heading for Tagbilaran from Jagna town past 11 a.m. when it had an accident. When it reached the national highway in ...Keep on reading: 9 injured as van hits tree in Bohol.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 20th, 2019

Prince Philip, queen’s husband, uninjured after car accident

    LONDON --- Queen Elizabeth II's husband, Prince Philip, was involved in a car crash Thursday while driving in rural England but was not injured.   Buckingham Palace said Philip, 97, was checked by a doctor after the accident and determined to be fine.   The palace said the two-car accident happened Thursday afternoon near Sandringham Estate, the queen's country retreat in eastern England.   Witnesses told the BBC Philip appeared "very shocked" and shaken after the collision, which caused the Land Rover he was driving to overturn.       Norfolk Police said the drivers of both cars, a Land Rover and a K...Keep on reading: Prince Philip, queen’s husband, uninjured after car accident.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 18th, 2019

3 dead, 23 injured in Ottawa bus crash

  OTTAWA, Ontario --- A double-deck city bus smashed into a transit shelter during Friday's rush hour, and Ottawa authorities said three people were killed and 23 injured.   Police Chief Charles Bordeleau said the bus driver was arrested after the crash, but he declined to provide details on why she has been detained. He said police were still investigating the cause of the crash.   Mayor Jim Watson said two of those who died were on the bus and the other was in the shelter.   Ottawa Hospital's trauma center said it had received nine patients "in critical condition" from the crash.   The accident happened at the Westboro station in ...Keep on reading: 3 dead, 23 injured in Ottawa bus crash.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 12th, 2019

3 soldiers, 2 civilians hurt in road mishap in Northern Samar

TACLOBAN CITY ---- Three soldiers and two civilians were hurt after the passenger van they were riding on met an accident along Lope de Vega town in Northern Samar. Injured were Privates Jeffrey Samulde, 27, a resident of Barangay Dale San, Roque, Northern Samar; Kenneth Sagun, 27, and a resident of Nampicuan, Nueva Ecija; and Mark Kevin Frigillana, 26, and a resident of Barangay Echo, Mondragon, also in Northern Samar, according to information reaching the regional headquarters of the Philippine National Police based in Camp Ruperto Kangleon, Palo. The two injured civilian passengers were not yet identified. It was learned that the hurt passengers were on board a passenger van ...Keep on reading: 3 soldiers, 2 civilians hurt in road mishap in Northern Samar.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 10th, 2019

DFA checking if Filipinos among casualties in bridge train accident in Denmark

MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday said that they are checking if any Filipinos were among those who were reported killed and injured in a bridge train accident in Denmark. READ: 6 killed, 16 injured in Danishbridge train accident The DFA in a statement said that it is "monitoring the aftermath" of the accident "to check if there are Filipinos among the six people reported killed and 16 injured." Ambassador to Denmark Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, according to the DFA, reported that Philippine Honorary Consul General Poul Krogh is coordinating with local authorities to determine if any of the 12,000 members of the Filipino community in Denm...Keep on reading: DFA checking if Filipinos among casualties in bridge train accident in Denmark.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 2nd, 2019

Cow causes vehicular collision that injures 19 in Polomolok

POLOMOLOK, South Cotabato -- Nineteen persons were injured on Christmas Day in a vehicular crash involving an Isuzu Elf cargo truck loaded with commuters and a Toyota HiLux pick-up along the national highway here. Supt. Samuel Cadungon, Polomolok town police chief, said a cow caused the accident, which took place at past 6 p.m. amid a light rain in Barangay Pagalungan here. A cow was crossing the highway and the driver of the black pick-up tried to avoid it. However, the pick-up hit the cow, killing it, and then collided head on with the Elf truck, with plate number RMF-961. The Elf came from Tupi and was bound for General Santos City while the HiLux was going to Koronada...Keep on reading: Cow causes vehicular collision that injures 19 in Polomolok.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 26th, 2018

Nine hurt in Quezon bypass road mishap

LUCENA CITY -- Nine motorists were injured in a vehicular accident in Candelaria town in Quezon province afternoon of Christmas Day. A report from Candelaria police station said a sedan being driven by Frederick Fang was negotiating the bypass road in Barangay (village) Masin Sur around 1 p.m. Tuesday when an incoming sports utility vehicle (SUV)being driven by Alfredo Morano Jr. bumped into it. Police said the northbound SUV overtook another vehicle and occupied the opposite lane when it collided head-on against the incoming car. Due to the strong impact, the car spun while the SUV fell on the rice field on the side of the road. Fang and his four passengers as well as Morano and h...Keep on reading: Nine hurt in Quezon bypass road mishap.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 25th, 2018

21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force

PARIS --- Paris police deployed in large numbers Saturday for the fifth straight weekend of demonstrations by the "yellow vest" protesters, with authorities repeating calls for calm after protests on previous weekends turned violent. At least 21 people were detained beforehand. READ:Protest riot shocks Paris, leaves 133 injured, 412 arrested Security forces in riot gear were positioned around central train stations and along the famed Champs-Elysees boulevard, where shops were closed and their windows boarded up in anticipation of the protests. Authorities have said about 8,000 police and 14 armored vehicles were being deployed in the French capital. Last weekend, groups of d...Keep on reading: 21 detained before Paris protests as police deploy in force.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 15th, 2018

Ankara train crash leaves 9 dead, 86 injured

ANKARA, Turkey – Nine people were killed and nearly 90 injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in the Turkish capital on Thursday, December 13, officials said, becoming the latest rail disaster to hit the country. The accident comes less than 6 months after 24 people were killed in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

DFA: No Filipinos hurt in train crash in Ankara, Turkey

There are no Filipinos reported hurt or killed in a train accident in Turkey, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Thursday. Nine people were killed and 47 were injured after a high-speed train crashed into a locomotive in Ankara, Turkey. READ: Ankara train crash leaves nine dead, 47 injured Philippine Ambassador to Turkey Ma. Rowena Sanchez told the DFA that no Filipinos were reported to be among those who died or were injured in the incident. The DFA also extended its condolences to the families of the nine fatalities in the crash. Ankara Governor Vasip Sahin said the train was on its way to Turkey's central province, Konya. The DFA also said search and res...Keep on reading: DFA: No Filipinos hurt in train crash in Ankara, Turkey.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 13th, 2018

6 dead, 14 hurt as truck rams 19 vehicles in Laguna

SAN PEDRO CITY --- Police are still looking for the driver of the delivery truck that rammed 19 vehicles before crashing into a roadside bakery and a house in Santa Rosa City in Laguna province. Six people --- two them children --- were killed and 14 were injured in the accident that happened around 11:30 p.m. Saturday on the busy Santa Rosa-Tagaytay Road in Barangay Santo Domingo. Traffic at that time was heavy with many people coming home from Tagaytay City in Cavite and Nuvali, a popular shopping and commercial district in Santa Rosa, police investigators said. In a phone interview, Supt. Eugene Orate, chief of the Santao Rosa City Police Station, said the truck, driven b...Keep on reading: 6 dead, 14 hurt as truck rams 19 vehicles in Laguna.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

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