Italy: Train plows into truck stopped on tracks outside Turin, 2 dead

A regional train plowed into a rig truck that had stopped on the tracks in Caluso, outside Turin on May 24, 2018. Two people were killed and 20 others injured in the train crash. The incident occurred late on May 23, 2018 when the train hit a large truck that had stopped on a level crossing near the town of Caluso, causing three carriages to come off the rails. The drivers of both the train and a vehicle accompanying the HGV, which was carrying an exceptional load, were killed. It was the latest in a series of deadly accidents on Italy’s rail network.