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LThe accident happened Friday January 12 within the morning. A daily bus from the Nice metropolis (Alpes-Maritimes) fell 10 meters, touchdown on a railway observe beneath, reviews Nice morning. The automobile apparently tried to keep away from an impediment and hit the rock earlier than tumbling, and ending up on its facet on the rails of the Chemins de fer de Provence trains.

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Inside the automobile, the 2 passengers, two youngsters round 14 years outdated, have been injured. The two younger folks have been taken to a close-by hospital in critical situation. The first managed to flee from the bus alone, when the second was extricated by the firefighters, deployed en masse. 14 autos and 34 males have been mobilized to rescue the victims of the accident and put out a hearth that began on the bus.

The driver quickly in police custody

If the circumstances of the accident are nonetheless unknown, the general public prosecutor confirmed the outcomes of a drug take a look at, carried out on the bus driver, and which revealed optimistic for hashish and cocaine. As quickly as his situation permits, the driving force needs to be positioned in police custody for “unintentional injuries with incapacity for more than three months by the driver of a land motor vehicle having used narcotics”.

In a state of shock, the thirty-year-old was taken within the morning to the Pasteur hospital in Nice. The transport authority rejected all duty on Friday night on its subcontractor accountable for the road, and mentioned it was able to file a criticism.