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  1. HK tourists injured in bus crash in Turkey

    Posted Nov 10th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Twenty Hong Kong tourists escaped serious injury when their tour bus toppled on to its side in an accident in Turkey yesterday. The tourists- nine men and 11 women- and two guides were on their way to a belly dancing show when the driver swerved to avoid another vehicle and crashed in the Cappadocia region. They scrambled out of the coach before being taken ...

  2. Fears of higher toll in Jiangsu school bus crash

    Posted Dec 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... not 29 as previously reported, casts doubt on the death toll from the accident and claims that the bus was not overloaded. The bus crashed into a roadside ditch after overturning when the driver ... Quoting two pupils who survived the crash, Phoenix TV reported on Wednesday that between 60 and 70 children had been on the 52-seater bus when it left the school. However, the director of Feng ...

  3. 18 children killed in school bus crash

    Posted Nov 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com At least 18 children were killed yesterday when a nine-seater school minibus crammed with 62 kindergarten pupils, a teacher and a driver crashed head-on ... of Yulinzi at 9.40am. The impact of the crash drove the front of the minibus back into the seats, ripped open the top and buckled the sides of the vehicle. The accident sparked outcry among internet ...

  4. New school bus crash amid call for cash

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with writing a report on the deadly school bus crash on November 16 that killed 19 kindergarten students in Gansu province. The report states that the crash helped expose rampant school bus safety ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com A minivan belonging to a kindergarten in Henan province and acting as a school bus collided with a truck yesterday, as a central government committee called ...

  5. Death crash bus was probably speeding

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A bus that crashed on Lantau on Friday, killing three passengers and injuring 23 others, was probably speeding when it ran out of control and toppled on to one side, police ... that the bus, carrying 28 airport ground staff home after the night shift, was travelling above 80km/h when it crashed on the North Lantau Highway, a police officer involved in the investigation said. ...

  6. 25 injured after two buses collide in Shing Mun Tunnel

    Posted Feb 17th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... traffic accident involving buses during the Lunar New Year. On Monday, two bus drivers and 11 passengers were injured when two buses crashed head on in Lei Tung Estate Road, Aberdeen, and a taxi crashed into one of the buses. Acting transport commissioner Albert Yuen Lap-pun said the Department had ordered the bus companies to submit reports on the accidents and would ask them to review ...

  7. Investigators puzzled by bus crash that kills driver

    Posted Jun 21st 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... whether the Long Win double-decker was travelling faster than the 80km/h speed limit at the time of the crash. The bus' speedometer indicated a speed of over 90km/h, said a police source. 'But the indicator might have been moved by the impact of the crash,' the source said. 'The speedometer has been taken to the government laboratory for examination.' The bus ...

  8. Survivors sue over Guangxi bus crash

    Posted Feb 06th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Hong Kong people, including a tour guide. The other 22 tourists aboard were injured in the crash, which happened at 10am when the bus- apparently swerving to avoid a cyclist- plunged down ... before the fatal accident, three Hong Kong people died and five were seriously hurt when their tour bus crashed on the Shenzhen-Shantou Expressway. The accidents sparked calls for more urgent ...

  9. School bus toll keeps climbing despite vow

    Posted Dec 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com Another three school bus crashes on the mainland have claimed the lives of at least 17 children and injured dozens more in the past two days. The tragedies came in the wake of Beijing issuing strict guidelines aimed at preventing such accidents. A bus crash in Zhumadian city in central Henan province yesterday killed two students and injured ...

  10. Tree branch crashes into path of minibus

    Posted Jul 28th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A minibus driver and his passengers had a narrow escape when a seven-metre-long tree branch snapped and fell into the vehicle's path in Causeway Bay yesterday. The minibus was carrying seven passengers in Tai Hang Road when the incident h ...




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