All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘train crash’

India Train Crash Kills 40, Injures Over 150

A train wreck in India has killed 40 people and left over 150 others injured. A Gorakhpur Express passenger train collided with a stationary goods train in Uttar Pradesh, India’s most populated state. Before colliding with the goods train, the passenger train derailed. At least six of the cars connected to the passenger train collided with the goods train, killing …

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Casselton Residents Allowed To Return Home

On December 30th, authorities ordered the evacuation of Casselton, ND residents after a massive train collision. A BNSF train carrying oil tankers crashed into another train and several of the oil tanks caught fire. Despite the lack of injuries or fatalities directly associated with the crash, a series of blasts and toxic smoke remained a cause for alarm. This was …

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Argentine Commuter Train Wrecks, 80 Injured

A commuter train in the Argentine capital of Buenos Aires has crashed at the end of the line at the Once station on Saturday, injuring at least 80 people. The station is the site of the 2012 Buenos Aires rail disaster, also known as the Once Tragedy, which occurred on February 22, 2012. Fifty-one people died in that crash, and …

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Train Crash In West Virginia Kills 1 and Injures Several

A train crash in West Virginia on Friday, has left one man dead and over 20 other people injured. A logging truck collided with a passenger train, turning over two of the rail cars. Details about the cause of the crash were not available, as the accident is still being investigated. During the fall, the Durbin & Greenbrier Valley Railroad …

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