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Four killed and five injured in bus collision in Dong Nai

Four people were killed and five others were seriously injured following a head-on collision between two passenger buses in the southeastern province of Dong Nai on September 30.

Repatriation of forward Paollo's remains

Following the completion of necessary formalities, the remains of the forward Paollo Madeira Oliveira left Ho Chi Minh City to be transported back to his home country on the afternoon of August 19.

HAGL FC to repatriate Paollo Olivera’s body to Lisbon home

Hoang Anh Gia Lai FC has been authorized to bring the dead body of striker Paollo Olivera who was killed together with two other Vietnamese in a tragic car accident several days ago back to his home in Lisbon, Portugal, for the funeral service.

Accident in Gia Lai: truck driver Dinh Tien Binh arrested

A truck driver has been arrested after a fatal crash in Gia Lai Province that killed three members of Hoàng Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) football club.

Heartfelt condolences pour in for HAGL FC following tragic loss of three members

The VN Football Federation (VFF) and numerous coaches and players have expressed their heartfelt condolences to Hoang Anh Gia Lai (HAGL) Club following the tragic deaths of their three members.

Chinese victims in traffic accident in Khanh Hoa return home

All 18 victims who were injured in a recent serious traffic accident on Khanh Le Pass in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa have recovered and been discharged from the hospital.

Traffic accidents in VN decline over the first seven months of 2023

The numbers of traffic accidents and related deaths and injured people during the first seven months of 2023 decreased compared to the same period last year, reported the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Four foreign tourists killed as coach overturns on mountain pass

Four Chinese tourists were killed and many others hurt after a coach overturned on Khanh Le pass in the south-central province of Khanh Hoa on July 18 afternoon.

Passenger bus overturns in Phu Tho, 21 Koreans on board

A passenger bus carrying 29 people, including 21 citizens of the Republic of Korea, crashed down the slope and overturned in the northern midland province of Phu Tho on June 11.

Vietnam’s road traffic mortality falls by nearly 50% in a decade

The number of people killed by road traffic accidents in Vietnam has dropped by nearly half from about 30 per day before 2012 to about 17 per day in 2022.

Traffic accidents down in first four months

There were 3,159 traffic accidents nationwide from December 15 – April 14, claiming the lives of 1,895 people and injuring 2,154 others, reported the Office of the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Four dies, five injured as truck overturned in central Vietnam

One person has died and a further eight others have been severely injured after a truck flipped over and became wedged against the foot of a cliff in the south central province of Phu Yen on April 3.

Large-displacement motorcycles under the spotlight after string of accidents

A female environmental worker was recently struck by a large-displacement motorcycle driver while on Thang Long Boulevard in Hanoi, resulting in a broken leg. The driver fled the scene.

Three dead, 13 injured in Quang Nam coach accident

At least three people have been killed and 13 others seriously injured after a passenger bus collided with a truck in the central province of Quang Nam early Tuesday morning.

89 people killed in traffic accidents during seven-day Tet holiday

A total of 152 traffic accidents occurred nationwide, killing 89 people and injuring 111 others during the 2023 Tet Lunar New Year holiday from January 20-26, reported the Traffic Police Department.

Vietnam sees decrease in traffic accidents

Traffic accidents in Vietnam have seen drops in all the three criteria of cases, fatalities and injuries since the launch of a campaign to ensure safety and order for the upcoming Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.

Traffic accidents claim nearly 6,400 lives in 2022

Approximately 11,500 traffic accidents nationwide killed a total of 6,384 people and injured 7,804 others between December 15, 2021, and December 14, 2022, according to figures given by the Office of the National Traffic Safety Committee.

Traffic accident deaths rise over 8.6% in eight months

More than 4,270 people died in traffic accidents in the first eight months of 2022, a rise of 8.67% over the same period last year, according to the National Committee for Traffic Safety.

Six dead and three injured as truck plunges off cliff in Gia Lai

A truck carrying a total of nine people plunged off a cliff in Dak Somei - Ha Dong inter-commune route in the Central Highlands province of Gia Lai on February 9, resulting in the death of six people and injuring three others.

Traffic accidents claim nearly 5,800 lives in Vietnam in 2021

As many as 11,495 traffic accidents nationwide killed 5,799 people and injured 8,018 others in one year between December 15, 2020 and December 14, 2021.