France: Emergency services work through wreckage of fatal bus-train collision in Perpignan

Emergency services worked through the wreckage of a school bus and train in Perpignan in the south of France on Thursday, which resulted in the death of four students. Twenty people have been taken to the nearby Perpignan hospital from the scene, with eleven thought to be in a serious condition. The crash took place at approximately 18.00 GMT when a school bus drove onto the tracks into an... Еще oncoming train travelling at 80km/h (50mph). The force of the impact broke the bus in half. The Prefect of the Pyrenees-Orientales (Eastern Pyrenees), Philippe Vignes, described it as «a very violent crash.» The cause of the crash is not yet known.

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