• Short Summary

    ELEVEN TOURISTS WERE INJURED -- TWO OF THEM SERIOUSLY -- WHEN TWO COACHES COLLIDED IN COPENHAGEN LAST NIGHT (FRIDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    CV FRONT OF COACH ZOOM BACK
    0.12

    2.
    CV CRACKED WINDOW
    0.17

    3.
    SV DAMAGED FRONT OF COACH
    0.22

    4.
    SV SEATING TIPPED FORWARD
    0.25

    5.
    CV DESTINATION BOARD
    0.28

    6.
    SV SIDE OF COACH
    0.32

    7.
    CV DAMAGED SIDE OF COACH TILT UP TO WINDOWS
    0.40

    8.
    CV CRACKED WINDOW
    0.44

    9.
    CV HOLE IN SIDE OF COACH
    0.46

    10.
    CV FRONT OF COACH WITH DAMAGE
    0.51



    Initials DHC/VS/AS/SM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ELEVEN TOURISTS WERE INJURED -- TWO OF THEM SERIOUSLY -- WHEN TWO COACHES COLLIDED IN COPENHAGEN LAST NIGHT (FRIDAY). ONE OF THE BUSES WAS CARRYING A PARTY OF WEST GERMAN TOURISTS AND THE OTHER ONE CAME FROM TURKEY.

    IT IS THOUGHT THE COACHES WERE CARRYING A TOTAL OF ABOUT 60 PASSENGERS. THIS MORNING NINE OF THE INJURED PASSENGERS HAD BEEN RELEASED FROM HOSPITAL -- THE OTHER TWO WERE DETAINED FOR MORE EXTENSIVE TREATMENT.

    THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED ABOUT 10 P.M. LAST NIGHT. THE WEST GERMAN TOURISTS WERE ON THEIR WAY TO THE HARBOUR, WHERE THEY WERE TO TRAVEL TO SWEDEN. THE TURKISH COACH WAS ON A SIGHTSEEING TOUR OF COPENHAGEN.

    THE RIGHT HAD SIDE OF THE TURKISH BUS WAS TORN OFF AND THE FRONT OF THE DANISH BUS WAS SMASHED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB2J6B0X07F6V8ZCRNWD2C3R2U
    Media URN:
    VLVAB2J6B0X07F6V8ZCRNWD2C3R2U
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/08/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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