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Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

Head-on collision of Bangladesh trains kills 16, injures 40

Rescuers in Bangladesh were struggling on Tuesday to pull passengers from mangled wreckage after a head-on collision of two trains killed at least 16 people and injured more than 40, officials said.

One dead, one seriously hurt in French e-scooter collision

One dead, one seriously hurt in French e-scooter collision

A 25-year-old man was killed and a young woman was seriously injured Sunday in the western French city of Bordeaux after a car hit their electric scooter before fleeing the scene, the police said.

Four Germans among victims of mid-air collision in Italian Alps

Four Germans among victims of mid-air collision in Italian Alps

Four Germans were killed in a mid-air collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft in the Italian Alps on Friday with the other three victims were from Italy, France and Belgium, Italian police said on Sunday.

US marine confirmed dead in collision of military aircraft off Japan

US marine confirmed dead in collision of military aircraft off Japan

The US military on Thursday confirmed that one marine died in a collision between two US Marine Corps aircraft off the coast of western Japan.

Four killed, 20 hurt as bus plunges off bridge in Finland

Four killed, 20 hurt as bus plunges off bridge in Finland

Four people were killed and 20 others injured when a bus collided with five cars and plunged off a bridge onto railway tracks on Friday.

Bus collision kills 15 oil workers in Kuwait

Bus collision kills 15 oil workers in Kuwait

Fifteen workers with an oil drilling company were killed in a head-on collision between two buses in southern Kuwait on Sunday, the fire department said.

One killed, 22 injured in Austrian train collision

One killed, 22 injured in Austrian train collision

Two passenger trains collided on Monday in central Austria, killing one person and injuring 22 others, the police told AFP.

Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks after accident

Burning Iranian oil tanker sinks after accident

The stricken tanker, called the Sanchi, which had been adrift and on fire following the accident with the freighter CF Crystal, had "suddenly ignited" around noon, China Central Television (CCTV) said.

Tanker ablaze, 32 missing after collision off China

Tanker ablaze, 32 missing after collision off China

The tanker, carrying 136,000 tonnes of oil condensate, caught fire following the collision and its crew of 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis were missing.

Two jets collide on ground at Toronto airport

Two jets collide on ground at Toronto airport

Two jets collided on the ground at a Toronto airport on Friday, setting the tail of one aircraft alight and prompting passengers to evacuate the other via an emergency slide.

Peru bus accident kills 48: police

Peru bus accident kills 48: police

A bus plunged over a seaside cliff in Peru on Tuesday, killing at least 48 people after a collision with a truck on a precarious stretch known as the ‘devil's curve,’ officials said.

Fatal crash closes Swiss Gotthard road tunnel for hours

Fatal crash closes Swiss Gotthard road tunnel for hours

The Gotthard road tunnel under the Alps in Switzerland was closed for hours on Wednesday after a truck and a passenger car collided, killing two people and damaging the key transit route, police said.