Report: 40 Egyptian school children killed in bus collision

Forty school children were killed when a train crashed with a bus south of Egypt's capital on Saturday, according to the official state news agency.

The train reportedly hit the school bus from the city of Manfalut, near Assiut.

The city's governor has ordered an enquiry into the incident.

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50 dead in Egypt bus crash

50 people, mostly children, were killed when a train slammed into a school bus as it crossed rail tracks in Egypt on Saturday, according to Reuters.