BAC GIANG (VNS) — Nine people were injured when a coach collided with a passenger train at a level crossing in the northern Bac Giang Province's Bao Son Commune yesterday morning.
The coach, carrying 20 passengers, was travelling towards Bac Giang – Quang Ninh.
Seven of the injured persons are being treated at Luc Nam District's General Hospital, while two injured persons have been admitted to another hospital which offers a higher level of care.
The potential cause of the accident was initially speculated to be violation of traffic rules by the coach at the level crossing.
The local police are investigating the case. — VNS