Scânteia, Iași

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Scânteia
Location in Iași County
Location in Iași County
Scânteia is located in Romania
Scânteia
Scânteia
Location in Romania
Coordinates: 46°55′N 27°34′E / 46.917°N 27.567°E / 46.917; 27.567Coordinates: 46°55′N 27°34′E / 46.917°N 27.567°E / 46.917; 27.567
CountryRomania
CountyIași
Population
 (2011)[1]
4,289
Time zoneEET/EEST (UTC+2/+3)
Vehicle reg.IS

Scânteia is a commune in Iași County, Western Moldavia, Romania. It is composed of seven villages: Bodești, Boroșești, Ciocârlești, Lunca Rateș, Rediu, Scânteia and Tufeștii de Sus.

Natives[edit]

Road accident[edit]

In 2009, Romania's deadliest road accident for fifteen years, a bus and train collision, killed at least 13 people in Scânteia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Populaţia stabilă pe judeţe, municipii, oraşe şi localităti componenete la RPL_2011" (XLS). National Institute of Statistics.