A fuel tanker explodes on the
Italy)">A14 motorway after colliding with a lorry near Bologna Airport in Italy, causing a section of the motorway to collapse. A person dies and 145 others are injured, at least 14 seriously.
The Bologna health authority said Tuesday that 145 people were injured in Monday's fatal accident on a highway in the city. © ANSA
Three people are killed and many others are injured after heavy floods strike the Italian region of Calabria. A bridge collapses and landslides also occur. 2018-10-5 (Context: Italy)
Heavy floods affect France and Italy: in the French city of Sainte Maxime, two people drown after their vehicle is swept away by floodwater. In the Italian city of Cagliari, a woman is found dead inside her car, while another man is missing. A bridge also collapses and roads are damaged. 2018-10-11 (Context: Italy)
A pneumonia outbreak in Brescia and Mantova, Italy, infects at least 150 people. The deaths of two other people are suspected connected to the disease. The cause is a suspected bacterium in the water. 2018-09-8 (Context: Italy)
A Mediterranean hurricane forms, threatening Libya, Italy, Tunisia, and Greece. 2018-09-27 (Context: Italy)
A gas leak at the state archive in the city of Arezzo, Italy, kills two employees and injures one other. 2018-09-20 (Context: Italy)