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21 Confirmed Dead In Accra-Kumasi Highway Accident

02 September 2014 09:09:55 WN.com - World News

Twenty-one people have been confirmed dead with 11 others seriously injured in a gory accident involving three cars on the Accra-Kumasi highway. The accident which occurred on Sunday around 6pm near Bompata in the Asante Akyem South district occurred when a Mercedes Benz with registration number AS 6534-13 collided head on with an Urvan bus...

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Highway 1 traffic accidents increase

15 August 2014 12:37:56 Vietnam News latest RSS headlines - Vietnam Tribune.com

HA NOI (VNS) -- The number of traffic accidents in some central provinces have increased since the project of upgrading and widening the Highway 1 was conducted, provincial traffic safety committees ...

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Accident victims yet to be named

07 August 2014 09:44:40 NewsDay Zimbabwe

POLICE were last night still carrying out the identification process for the 13 people who perished in a road traffic accident involving a Harare-bound Zupco bus and a haulage truck along the Harare-Nyamapanda Highway on Monday night. Accident victims yet to be named : NewsDay Zimbabwe .

Vice All News Time07 August 2014 09:44:40


Stricter measures required to stop highway accidents

19 July 2014 20:19:50 Vietnam News latest RSS headlines - Vietnam Tribune.com

Stricter measures required to stop highway accidents HA NOI ( VNS)-- The National Traffic Safety Committee has instructed relevant ministries and agencies to strengthen measures to prevent traffic ...

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10 dead 16 injured in bus accident in Bangladesh

02 July 2014 01:58:58 Bangladesh News latest RSS headlines - Bangladesh Sun.com

Press Trust of India Dhaka, 1 July: At least ten people were killed and 16 others injured today when a passenger bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned on a highway in southwestern ...

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Four killed in Ningxia highway accident

30 June 2014 11:06:14 The Standard - Breaking News

Four people were killed after a car hit a cement tanker on a highway in northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, local authorities said on Mon...

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5 killed, 16 injured in road accident on Kabul-Mazar highway

28 June 2014 11:04:24 Khaama Press (KP) | Afghan News Agency

At least five people were killed and sixteen others were injured following a road accident on Kabul-Mazar highway. Local security officials in northern Balkh province, said the incident took place on Saturday morning. Provincial security chief, Gen. Abdul Razaq, said a bus carrying passengers collided with a truck around 8:00 am local time. Gen. Razaq Read the full article...

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Polish Tourist Bus Accident on Trakia Highway, No Injuries

04 June 2014 11:43:53 Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)

A bus carrying Polish tourists has been involved in an accident on the Trakia Highway, near the village of Voivodinovo, Plovdiv region. There were 77 people on the bus, travelling to Burgas. At around 7:30 on Wednesday morning, the driver lost control of the vehicle and went off the road, Dariknews reported. Luckily, there was no collision with an oncoming vehicle, and there were no serious injuries. The tourists have been transported with another bus to Burgas.

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Pakistan bus accident kills 16

27 May 2014 07:57:17 The Standard - Breaking News

A bus accident on Tuesday in Pakistan's northwestern valley of Swat left 16 people dead, including 10 children, officials said. The bus, carrying p...

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Bulgaria To Consider Lowering Of Highway Speed Limit

02 April 2014 11:15:41 Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency)

Experts are considering the lowering of the maximum speed on highways from 140 km/h to 130 km/h, as it was until recently. At the double highway pile up on Trakia highway on Monday, most of the cars were driving at 140 km/h. The high speed, combined with the thick fog in the area caused the crash of 21 cars. Two people were killed and 15 were injured. According to Vladimir Todorov, chairperson of the Bulgarian Association Of Traffic Accident Victims, the 140 km/h speed limit encourages drivers to go at 150 km/h, as traffic police usually ignores speeding with up to 10 km/h. According to Todorov the condition of roads and automobiles in Bulgaria is not appropriate for such high speeds. Meanwhile, a recent EU report found that Bulgaria is among the EU member states with highest number of deaths in traffic accidents. In 2013, they were 82 per 1 million residents and remains unchanged, compared to 2012. In 2001, however, it was 124. In 2013 in Romania died 92 victims per 1 million residents, followed by Luxemburg and Poland with 87 deaths, Latvia and Croatia with 86 and Lithuania with 85.

Vice All News Time02 April 2014 11:15:41