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Train Hits Bus In Romania, Eight Killed


http://gdb.rferl.org/85124121-e57b-48ea-8f3d-4223cfdb0154_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/85124121-e57b-48ea-8f3d-4223cfdb0154_mw800_mh600.jpg (RFE/RL) July 22, 2007 -- Police say eight people were killed and 24 injured today when a train rammed into a coach on a level crossing in southern Romania.


Reports say the driver apparently ignored the signal for an approaching train.


The coach was carrying around 40 passengers returning from a village wedding when the accident happened at dawn near the town of Targoviste.


(compiled from agency reports)

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