Keyword: level crossing

Woman and three children killed by train at French level crossing

The victims, who were all in a car, were a woman in her 30s, a ten year-old girl, and a boy and a girl aged around two.

UPDATE: Four dead, 24 injured after train crashes into bus in S France

A passenger train collided with a coach carrying schoolchildren at a level crossing in countryside near Perpignan, southern France, on Monday afternoon, killing at least four teenagers and leaving at least 24 other people injured, 11 of them in a serious condition.

French railways calls for action against Paris-Roubaix riders who crossed tracks

The celebrated cycle race was marred on Sunday after cyclists crossed a closed level crossing shortly before the passage of a high-speed train.