Thirteen French soldiers were killed in Mali when two helicopters collided while fighting insurgents in the country's restive north, officials said Tuesday, the heaviest single loss for the French military in nearly four decades.
Rescuers in Bangladesh were struggling on Tuesday to pull passengers from mangled wreckage after a head-on collision of two trains killed at least 16 people and injured more than 40, officials said.
A 25-year-old man was killed and a young woman was seriously injured Sunday in the western French city of Bordeaux after a car hit their electric scooter before fleeing the scene, the police said.
Four Germans were killed in a mid-air collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft in the Italian Alps on Friday with the other three victims were from Italy, France and Belgium, Italian police said on Sunday.
The US military on Thursday confirmed that one marine died in a collision between two US Marine Corps aircraft off the coast of western Japan.
Four people were killed and 20 others injured when a bus collided with five cars and plunged off a bridge onto railway tracks on Friday.
Two passenger trains collided on Monday in central Austria, killing one person and injuring 22 others, the police told AFP.
The tanker, carrying 136,000 tonnes of oil condensate, caught fire following the collision and its crew of 30 Iranians and two Bangladeshis were missing.