Three Israelis were killed and five others were injured Monday when their mini-bus collided with a train, Swiss media reported.
The Swiss daily The Local reported that the accident occurred at a train crossing where there was no barrier.
The Israel’s tourist van was on its way to Engleberg when it passed through the crossing just as a train headed its way. No one on the train was injured.
Two helicopters, five ambulances and 10 fire trucks rushed to the scene, according to the Bolick newspaper.Jewish Press News Briefs
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