Train hits minibus in Indonesia killing 13

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first_imgJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – A passenger train slammed into a minibus that was carrying families of hajj pilgrims on Indonesia’s Java island on Tuesday, killing 13 people and severely injuring six others, police said.West Java police spokesman Col. Martinus Sitompul said the collision occurred at an unguarded crossing in Jenkok village in Indramayu district. The minibus was packed with 19 people who were returning from sending off hajj pilgrims. 5 greatest Kentucky Derby finishes Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober The difference between men and women when it comes to pain Arizona families, Arizona farms: A legacy of tradition embracing animal care and comfort through modern technology Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement Sponsored Stories center_img New Valley school lets students pick career-path academies Comments   Share   Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility He said four children and the driver of the minibus were among the fatalities. The train was traveling from Jakarta to the Central Java town of Solo.Train accidents are common on Indonesia’s aging railroad network, especially at crossings.(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) Top Stories last_img

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