Egypt: Train hits school bus; 49 children killed

November 17, 2012 at 2:33 am in The Dickinson Press

ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) A speeding train crashed into a bus carrying children to their kindergarten in southern Egypt on Saturday, killing at least 49, officials said. Distraught families searched for signs of their loved ones along the tracks and angry villagers berated officials in the aftermath of the latest disaster to hit the country’s railway system.
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