Czech train-bus collision injures 12

A regional passenger train in the Czech Republic has collided with a bus and derailed, injuring 12 people, officials say.

The Rail Safety Inspection said the accident occurred on Sunday morning at a crossing near the town of Benesov located southeast of Prague.

The agency said five passengers on the train and five bus passengers were injured as well as both drivers.

The agency is investigating the cause of the collision.