5 dead, including 2 children, as train collides with bus

At least five people died early on Friday, among them two children while 34 were injured when a train collided with a bus on a railroad crossing.

Source: Tanjug, Blic, RTS
(Photo: Ljiljana Pavlovic, TV Prva)
(Photo: Ljiljana Pavlovic, TV Prva)

The accident happened in Donje Mudjurovo, near Nis, in southern Serbia.

Two of those who have been injured are in a serious condition, Prva TV reported.

(Photo: Ljiljana Pavlovic, TV Prva)
(Photo: Ljiljana Pavlovic, TV Prva)

According to Police Director Vladimir Rebic, the driver of the bus most likely caused the accident. An investigation is under way.

Ambulances, police, and firefighters were at the scene. Daily Blic is reporting that the scene was "horrendous, with the bus cut in half."

The train, that was traveling on the Nis-Prokuplje line, partially derailed during the collision.


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