KIEV, Feb 4 (Reuters) - Twelve people were killed and five others injured on Tuesday when a train and minibus collided at a railway crossing point in Ukraine's north-eastern Sumy region, the president's office said.
"According to our information ... on the railway crossing near the villages of Bilany and Vyry there was a collision between a local train and a minibus.
"As a result, 12 people were killed and five taken to hospital," a statement on the presidential website said.
(Reporting By Jack Stubbs; Editing by Richard Balmforth)
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