The Bus Plunging Thread

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Re: The Bus Plunging Thread

Post by Witness » Thu Nov 15, 2018 11:29 pm

Autobús con un equipo de fútbol cae a un abismo; siete personas mueren

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Re: The Bus Plunging Thread

Post by Witness » Thu Apr 18, 2019 1:37 am

Madeira crash: At least 29 killed on tourist bus near Caniço

At least 29 people have died after a bus carrying German tourists plunged off a road and overturned on the Portuguese island of Madeira.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-47969994

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Post by WildCat » Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:17 am

Bus carrying Germans crashes, kills 29 on Portugal's Madeira
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — A tour bus carrying German tourists crashed on Portugal's Madeira Island on Wednesday, killing 29 people and injuring 28 others, local authorities said.

The bus, which was carrying 55 people, rolled down a steep hillside after veering off the road on a bend east of the capital, Funchal, and struck at least one house, local mayor Filipe Sousa told cable news channel SIC.

Local television showed bodies scattered over a rural hillside next to the Atlantic Ocean. Madeira, off northwestern Africa, is a popular vacation destination for Europeans due to its mild climate and lush, hilly landscape.

The dead included 18 women and 11 men, one of whom died later at a hospital, Sousa told public broadcaster RTP.
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Post by WildCat » Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:18 am

Dammit didn't see the other post. Mine's better though.
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Re: The Bus Plunging Thread

Post by shuize » Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:32 pm

Bolivia bus plunges into ravine killing 25

Good headline. No unnecessary fat.

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Post by Pyrrho » Sat May 04, 2019 11:37 am

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A Boeing 737 aircraft arriving at the naval air station in Jacksonville, Fla., from Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, skidded into the St. Johns River on Friday night.

All 136 passengers and seven flight crew members on board are alive and accounted for, officials at Naval Air Station Jacksonville said in a statement. Twenty-one adults were transported to local hospitals with minor injuries reported.
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Post by Doctor X » Sat May 04, 2019 4:13 pm

That not a bus.

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Re: The Bus Plunging Thread

Post by Rob Lister » Sat May 04, 2019 4:18 pm

It was a bus at the time.

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Post by Pyrrho » Sat May 04, 2019 4:23 pm

At minimum it is yet another example of the benevolent hand of ed.
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Post by Pyrrho » Sat May 04, 2019 4:24 pm

Rob Lister wrote:
Sat May 04, 2019 4:18 pm
It was a bus at the time.
If it had been an Airbus...oh well.
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Post by Doctor X » Sat May 04, 2019 4:31 pm

That fell flat.

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