Collision

  • 4 pilgrims killed in a head-on collision of two jeeps; 7 others injured August 8, 2014

    Four pilgrims, including a child, were killed and seven injured when two jeeps collided head on in Nagaur district of Rajasthan in the wee hours on Friday, police said. The incident took place near Budel village when a jeep carrying 12 people to Ramdevra temple in Jaisalmer district collided with another...
  • Four killed, 20 others injured in a bus-jeep collision July 27, 2014

    Four persons were killed and 20 others injured in a collision between a bus and a jeep in Bhojpur district on Saturday, the police said. The accident took place near Ekauna village when the bus, on its way to Ara from Sahar, collided head on with the jeep going to Belaur...
  • Bike-jeep collision: Two persons killed in road accident in Ghazipur July 8, 2014

    Two persons, including a Provincial Armed Constabulary jawan, were killed when the motorcycle they were travelling in collided with a jeep in Kasimabad area in Ghazipur, police said on Tuesday. The incident took place near Baburi village on Monday, they said, adding that the deceased have been identified as PAC Jawan...
  • Six killed as car collides head-on with truck June 4, 2014

    Six persons were killed when a car in which they were travelling collided head on with a truck in Barmer district of Rajasthan, police said. The incident occurred on Phalodi highway at Durgapura bus stand when the victims were returning home in Shergarh town in Jodhpur district from a temple in...
  • Three dead, 12 others injured in bus-truck collision May 27, 2014

    Three persons lost their lives while twelve others were injured in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck near Jarang village in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district on Tuesday. Police said the accident occurred around 30 km from Muzaffarpur town on a stretch of NH-57 that was declared one way. The...
  • 40-year-old man crushed to death in truck-bike collision May 24, 2014

    A 40-year-old man was crushed to death and his daughter seriously injured when a speeding truck rammed into their motorcycle on Delhi-Dehradun national highway. The mishap occurred near Purkazi area in the district on Friday when the victim Hukum Singh was taking his daughter to an examination centre. The injured girl was...
  • One killed in train-trolley collision in Balaghat May 22, 2014

    A person was killed and three others were seriously injured when a memu train collided with a tractor-trolley at an unmanned railway crossing on Thursday between Waraseoni and Gondia section in Balaghat. The memu train was on its way to Gondia (Maharashtra) from Waraseoni in Balaghat district of Madhya Pradesh. The incident...
  • 9 persons killed in bus-jeep collision, 27 wounded May 14, 2014

    Nine persons were killed and 27 others injured on Wednesday in a collision between a vehicle ferrying a marriage party and a bus near Aama Jod in Panna. The jeep was on its way to Imllia from Aama village when a Katni-bound bus rammed into it. While two persons died on the...
  • Two policemen die as two trucks collide, five injured April 11, 2014

    Two policemen were killed and five others injured when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck in Ajmer district. The police truck was on its way to Jaipur from Jalore to collect wireless sets for elections last night when it collided with another truck coming from opposite direction,...
  • UP: Two trains collide in Sonbhadra; 2 feared dead, five injured April 3, 2014

    Sonbhadra: In a rear-end collision, two trains collided in Uttar Pradesh's Sonbhadra in the wee hours of Thursday leaving at least two dead and five others injured. The trains involved in the accident were Katni Passenger train and Varanasi-Shaktinagar Intercity Express. The incident took place near Obra in UP. "The...
  • Van-truck head-on collision kills two people March 26, 2014

    Two persons were killed while two others sustained injuries in a road accident involving a trailer and a van on NH-33 under Shyam Sunderpur police station in Ghatsila sub-division, police said on Wednesday. The incident occurred when the van carrying over a dozen of villagers from Kerukocha collided head-on with a...
  • 7 killed, 12 injured in two separate accidents in UP March 20, 2014

    Seven persons were killed and 12 others injured in two separate road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Thursday. Three persons were today killed and 10 others injured, when their multi-utility vehicle, in which they were going to Haridwar, collided with a truck in Bijnore district, they said. The injured were...
  • 3 persons killed in an ambulance-tanker collision, 4 injured March 16, 2014

    Three persons were killed and four injured when an ambulance in which they were travelling collided head on with a tanker in the district on saturday, police said. The accident occurred near Toliasar village in Sridoongargarh police station area, when one Sultan along with his relatives was on way to PBM...
  • 5 killed as jeep catches fire after collision with pickup van in Gharsana March 13, 2014

    Five persons were charred to death when their jeep collided head-on with a pick up van and caught fire in Sriganganagar district on Thursday. The incident occurred in the wee hours near Rozdi village in Gharsana town. After the collision, the jeep caught fire and five people travelling in it were...
  • 16 injured as bus and truck collide on Kota Jaipur highway near Bundi February 1, 2014

    At least 16 people, including eight women, were injured on Saturday when their bus collided with a truck on Kota-Jaipur highway here. The injured were rushed to district hospital and are undergoing treatment. About 40 people were travelling in the private bus at the time of mishap, Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) of...
  • 3 dead, 20 injured as 2 buses collide head-on January 16, 2014

    "Three persons were on Thursday killed and at least 20 others injured, when two buses collided head-on near Dungo village on NH-23 in Gumla district," police said. "The collision occurred around 9 am when the bus carrying tourists from West Bengal was going to Netarhat while another bus was heading to...
  • Army Public School bus collides with truck, 8 children injured January 16, 2014

    Eight children were injured, two of them critically so, when their school bus collided with a truck in Noida on Thursday morning in the fog. The accident involving the bus belonging to Army Public School and the truck took place near Sector 31. The injured have been admitted to Kailash Hospital,...
  • 11 Ramdev followers killed in a road accident near Jodhpur December 11, 2013

    Eleven pilgrims were killed in a road accident when their vehicle collided head-on with a truck, police said. All the victims belong to Gujarat and were heading for Ramdevra in Jaisalmer district to pay obeisance to Ramdev.  An MUV, carrying 20 pilgrims including driver, had left from Panchmal district of Gujarat...
  • 4 out of 34 French tourists critically injured after bus collides with a truck October 14, 2013

    Thirty-four French tourists were on Monday injured, four of them seriously, when a bus carrying them collided with a truck and overturned in Jodhpur. The bus carrying the tourists had left from a resort in Marugarh when it met with the accident, police said. "The moment the bus reached a point...
  • Canada: 6 dead as passenger train collides with a bus in Ottawa September 19, 2013

    A passenger train and a double-decker city bus collided on the outskirts of Ottawa on Wednesday, killing six people on the bus and injuring 30 others, emergency officials said. The front of the red double-decker bus was sheared off and the engine of the VIA Rail train had derailed, but the...
  • 200 people injured as over 100 cars crash in Britain September 5, 2013

    About 200 people were injured when over 100 vehicles crashed on a bridge in thick fog in south east Britain's Kent county on Thursday. The crash, which occurred on the new Sheppey four-lane crossing bridge in Kent on Thursday morning, reportedly went on for 10 minutes as cars continuously collided...
  • Class XII student beaten to death by 3 unidentified men after their bikes collided September 2, 2013

    In a case of road rage, a Class XII student was beaten to death by three unidentified youths after a bike he was riding pillion on hit their bike in Loni area. The incident took place on Sunday night when 19-year-old Shanky alias Sagar along with his friend Sonu was...
  • Tight police vigil in UP village as situation remains tense for fourth day August 30, 2013

    Police are keeping a close watch in the violence-hit Kawal Nagar village of the district as the area continued to remain tense for the fourth day on Friday. Patrolling continued in the violence-affected Kawal Village on Friday, police said. No untoward incident was reported in the village, which remained peaceful but tense, they said. On Thursday, paramilitary...
  • 4 killed, 13 injured as jeep en route Bijnor collides head-on with tanker August 20, 2013

    Four persons were killed and 13 others critically injured when the jeep they were travelling in collided head-on with a tanker in Haridwar district, police said on Tuesday. The mishap occurred late on Monday night near Gajiwala village in the district when the jeep carrying 17 passengers was on its way...
  • Ferry sinks in Philippines killing 24; 274 missing August 17, 2013

    A Philippine ferry sank after colliding with a cargo vessel killing at least 24 people and leaving nearly 300 missing, the coast guard said on Saturday. Some 572 people were rescued after Friday's accident at the mouth of a channel approaching the port of Cebu in the central Philippines, said the...
  • Seventeen dead, hundreds rescued after a passenger ferry sinks following a collision August 17, 2013

    At least 17 people were killed but hundreds were rescued after a passenger ferry sank following a collision with a cargo vessel in the central Philippines, a coastguard commander said. "We don't know if there are still people missing," Rear Admiral Luis Tuason told local radio early on Saturday, citing a...
  • Thirteen dead, 690 rescued after a ferry sinks in Philippines August 17, 2013

    Manila: Thirteen people died and 690 were rescued after a ferry sank following a collision with a cargo vessel in the central Philippines, a coastguard commander said. "We don't know if there are still people missing," Rear Admiral Luis Tuason told local radio early on Saturday, citing a discrepancy between the...
  • Ferry with 700 people aboard sinks after collision in Philippine port August 16, 2013

    Manila: A ferry with nearly 700 people aboard sank near the central Philippine port of Cebu on Friday night after colliding with a cargo vessel, and a survivor said he saw bodies in the sea. The captain of the ferry MV Thomas Aquinas ordered the ship abandoned after it began listing...
  • 5 killed, 23 injured in two separate road accidents near Bhilwara August 13, 2013

    Five persons were killed and twenty three others got injured in two separate road mishaps in Bhilwara district, the police said on Tuesday. Four men were killed on the spot and nine others got injured when a tempo in which they were travelling in collided head-on with a bus on...
  • 1 killed, two injured as 2 motorcycles collide head-on August 5, 2013

    A man was killed and two others were injured when two motorcycles collided head-on in Azamgarh, police said on Monday. The incident took place late on Sunday night when Sunil (23) was returning home. He was killed when his motorbike collided with another motorcycle near Narauli bridge in Sidhauri police...