Many dead in Slovakia train crash

At least 10 people are killed after train ploughs into bus near ski resort.

    All of the casualties were on the bus [AFP]

    Three helicopters and nine ambulances took the injured to hospital.

    Maria Faltaniova, a police spokeswoman, said: "According to preliminary information, there were 36 people on the bus."

    Local media said that the bus was transporting tourists from the town of Banovce-nad-Bebravou to the ski resort.

    It was also reported that the crossing had light signals and but no bars to stop vehicles from crossing.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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