A burst heating pipe carrying hot water from Warsaw's Siekierki thermal plant sent plumes of steam into the freezing-cold air in the southern part of the city, halting traffic and trapping hundreds of motorist in their vehicles.
A Polish coach with 50 people on board was involved in an accident that occurred on the A1 highway, northeast of Hamburg, on Saturday morning. Local police reported 13 passengers were injured, seven seriously.
Four Polish tourists were hospitalised after their bus crashed in Egypt on Saturday, spokesperson for the Polish Foreign Ministry Ewa Suwara told PAP.
Married Piotr Woźniak-Starak had been on his luxury speedboat with a mystery blonde when he went missing. Police later found the empty boat floating on the lake and the woman identified as a local restaurant worker on the shore. She told them they had fallen off and that she had managed to swim to safety.
Tour de Pologne organisers have decided to cut short Tuesday's fourth stage of the race from Jaworzno to Kocierz following Monday's death of Belgian cyclist Bjorg Lambrecht during the third stage of the race.
The accidents of MiG-29 planes are dramatic evidence of the correct activities undertaken by the Polish Ministry of Defence with the aim of buying fifth-generation fighters, the head of the Prime Minister's Office, Michał Dworczyk, stated on Tuesday.
Four Poles have died in a fire at a house in Lambrecht, Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany, Poland's Foreign Ministry's press office told PAP on Saturday, adding that the identity of the fifth victim is being established.
Two Poles are among five people who have died in a fire at a house in Lambrecht, Rhineland-Palatinate, western Germany, local prosecutor's office reported on Friday.
Rescuers are searching for three miners after the Zofiowka mine in Jastrzebie-Zdroj, southern Poland, caved in on Saturday following a series of underground tremors.