The Canadian Press

2013-09-18 | Train-Bus-Crash

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A double-decker Ottawa city bus rolled through a flashing level crossing and plowed into the side of a passing Via rail train. The collision sheared off the front of the bus and knocked the locomotive and the first of four passenger cars off the tracks. Six people on the bus died, including the driver, while 30 others were injured. Canadian Press reporter Terry Pedwell had this report.

Date: 2013-09-18
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 31 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the move the arrived on the scene first responders knew they were dealing with a horrific crash just before the collision passengers aboard the double decker city bus scream for the driver to stop but it how to a flashing level crossing into the passing via rail train investigators say it could take months to kind of just why that happened the Canadian press >>

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