Monday, December 7, 2015, Agrahayan 23, 1422 BS, Safar 24, 1437 Hijri


Bus-train crash in Indonesia kills 16
Published :Monday, 7 December, 2015,  Time : 12:00 AM  View Count : 14

JAKARTA, Dec 6 : A collision between a commuter train and a minibus on a level crossing in the Indonesian capital Jakarta on Sunday killed at least 16 people and injured several others, an official said.
"There were 24 people inside the minibus, 16 people died including the driver, the rest are still being treated at hospitals," Jakarta police spokesman Muhammad Iqbal told AFP.
The transport ministry spokesman J.A. Barata told AFP that a team from the ministry and the National Transportation Safety Committee would be deployed to investigate the cause of the crash, the spokesman added.    ?AFP









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