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The 2014 Ukraine train bus collision occurred on 4 February 2014 when a bus was hit by a train and killed at least 13 people and another 6 were wounded; the bus driver survived. According to province prosecutor’s office: "The shuttle bus ignored the traffic lights and the sound signals and headed to the crossing". The train ripped the bus in two, and dragged it along the tracks.[1] The collision took place in Vyry, Sumy Oblast, in northeastern Ukraine.[2][3]

2014 Ukraine train bus collision
Sumy in Ukraine.svg
Location of Sumy Oblast in Ukraine
Details
Date4 February 2014
Time3:30 pm local time
LocationSumy Oblast
CountryUkraine
Statistics
Deaths13
Injuries6
DamageBus and a Train

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  1. ^ "11 die and 6 injured in Ukraine train bus collision". Russia Today. February 4, 2014. Retrieved February 4, 2014.
  2. ^ "Ukraine train bus collision killed 13 and wounded 6". Voice of Russia. February 4, 2014. Retrieved February 4, 2014.[dead link]
  3. ^ "Twelve die as train and minibus collide in Ukraine". BBC News. February 4, 2014. Retrieved February 4, 2014.