Bus Crash Kills 16 In Iran

Bus crash kills 16 in Iran

TEHRAN, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 23rd july,2016) : At least 16 people were killed and 12 others injured early Saturday when a speeding bus smashed into an electricity pole in northern Iran, state television reported. It quoted a police official as saying that the driver of the bus, that was travelling to the capital Tehran from a city near the Caspian Sea, was driving at high speed and lost control of the vehicle.

The accident came a day after at least 30 people were injured when a truck driver crossed a railroad at high speed and crashed into a train in the north of Iran.