13 dead in Ukrainian train-bus crash
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — At least 13 people are reported dead after a train hit a minibus in eastern Ukraine.
News reports say the crash occurred Tuesday near the town of Belaniy, 270 kilometers (170 miles) east of Kiev.
The Interfax news agency cited a statement from the regional prosecutors’ office as saying the driver of the small bus apparently ignored a lighted signal at the railroad crossing. Interfax said five injured bus passengers were hospitalized.
The bus driver reportedly was unhurt.