Train slams into bus in Serbia; 3 killed, 22 injured

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A train has slammed into a bus in southern Serbia killing three people and injuring 22.

Serbian police say that the collision took place around 06:30 (01:30 EST) Friday near the city of Nis. The statement says that the injured have been transferred to a nearby hospital.

Doctors say six of the injured have been seriously hurt.

The Serbian state TV says that the bus was carrying local children to school. A video from the scene shows that the bus was practically cut in half from the impact while the train partly slid off the tracks.

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