A couple said a tractor-trailer truck was already on fire when it careened across a median, sideswiped their car and slammed into a bus carrying high school students, adding a new twist to the investigation of a crash that killed 10 people in northern California.
Eight Chinese schoolchildren were killed and more than 10 injured after a bus carrying them overturned in southern China on Thursday, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
Police say 14 people were killed in a head-on collision between a dump truck and a minibus in northern Brazil.
Nine people were injured after the passenger bus they were riding in rammed into a truck on the northbound lane of Edsa in Balintawak, Quezon City, Thursday morning.
At least 30 people died and more than 20 were injured when a bus careered off a hillside road and into a ravine in northern Thailand, authorities said Tuesday, updating the official toll.
By Kimberlie Quitasol
, Miguel R. Camus
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Friday ordered the six-month suspension of bus operator GV Florida, which operated the unit that fell into a ravine in Bontoc town in Mt. Province last month, killing 15 people and injuring dozens of others.
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Wednesday issued a 30-day preventive suspension against five units of Mayamy Transport, Inquirer Radio 990AM said.
One of the lead artists of Camp Aguinaldo’s famous painted walls was among those killed in the bus accident in Bontoc last week.
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) started its inspection of GV Florida Transport buses on Sunday, checking 27 units at a terminal in Sampaloc, Manila.
By Miguel R. Camus
The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) said a decision would soon be ready on an appeal filed by bus operator Don Mariano Transit Corp. (DMTC), whose franchise was canceled by the regulator on Jan. 14 after a deadly accident involving one of its bus units last year.
There was an eerie calm at the Bontoc General Hospital early Saturday as hospital workers were preparing the remains of comedian Arvin Jimenez, more popularly known as “Tado.”
By Miguel R. Camus
The government imposed the “heaviest penalty” and cancelled the franchise of a 20-year-old bus company over the Dec. 16, 2013, highway accident that killed 21 people and injured 24 others in Taguig City.
A safety performance bond will expedite the process for bus accident victims who are pressing claims and I believe this measure will enforce discipline among bus drivers and operators. The proposed bond fund would be three times that of the bus acquisition cost.—Metropolitan Manila Development Authority Chairman Francis Tolentino