A train derailed in Bouknadel, Morocco, on October 16th. The accident happened between the capital city of Rabat and the town of Kenitra. At least six people were killed in the crash. Over seventy others were injured. The cause of crash is being investigated.
A passenger train derailed in northwest Turkey, on July 8th. The train was heading from Uzunkopru in Edirne province, to Istanbul, when five wagons came off the tracks. Ten people were killed in the crash. Over seventy others were injured. Authorities believe the accident happened due to heavy rain and a landslide on the tracks.
A train crashed into a truck just outside Turin in northern Italy, on May 23rd. The accident happened when the regional train 10027 was heading from Turin to Ivrea, Italy. At least two people were killed in the accident, including the train driver and a technician. Twenty others were injured and were taken to hospitals.
A train crashed into a bakkie in Cape Town, South Africa, on April 27th. The accident happened at the Buttskop level crossing in Blackheath, Cape Town. There were seven people aboard the bakkie at the time; all of them were killed in the crash.
A train crashed into a school bus in Uttar Pradesh, India, on April 26th. The accident happened after the bus driver ignored the stop signal at an unmanned railroad crossing. At least thirteen people were killed in the accident, including twelve children and the bus driver. Another twelve children were injured and were taken to a hospital.
Two subway trains collided in Duisburg, Germany, on April 3rd. The accident happened in a tunnel at the Auf dem Damm subway stop in Meiderich district. Twenty-three people were injured in the accident. The cause of accident is being investigated.
A NJ Transit train crashed into a car in Atlantic County, New Jersey, on March 9th. The accident happened at the tracks near South Egg Harbor Road in Hammonton. One person was killed in the crash. Another was injured and was airlifted to a hospital. The police are investigating.
An intercity train collided with a regional passenger train in Styria, Austria, on February 12th. The accident happened in Niklasdorf when the intercity train as heading to Saarbruecken, Germany. One person was killed in the crash. Twenty-two others, including three children, were injured. The cause of crash is under investigation.
An Amtrak passenger train crashed into a freight train in South Carolina, on February 4th. The accident happened in Cayce, when Amtrak's Silver Star train was heading from New York to Miami while the CSX freight train was parked on a side track. Two people were killed in the crash. Over seventy people were injured and were taken to [...]
An Amtrak train crashed into a car at a railroad crossing in Nash County, North Carolina, on January 14th. Authorities said the accident happened at the crossing near South East Railroad Street and East Nash Street, when the car driver tried to beat the oncoming train. A husband and wife were aboard the car at the time; both were killed in [...]