train accidents

 
Second train crash in a week leaves 200 injured
Second train crash in a week leaves 200 injured
A crash between two Metrorail trains at the Geldenhuys train station in Germiston has left over 200 commuters moderately injured on Tuesday...
Burning train in India leaves several dead
Burning train in India leaves several dead
 A fire on a train heading out of the Indian city of Mumbai killed nine people on Wednesday, officials said, underlining the railway system's poor safety record days after another fire killed 23 people....
Durban train crash leaves 12 injured
Durban train crash leaves 12 injured
Twelve people were injured when two trains collided at the Berea Road station in Durban on Friday morning, the Passenger Rail Agency of South...
Spain crash: Train driver was travelling over twice the speed limit
Spain crash: Train driver was travelling over twice the speed limit
A report on the contents of the "black box" recorders on Friday showed the train's speed.
Flowers left for victims of Spain train crash
Flowers left for victims of Spain train crash
"We thought everything had been cleaned up and we just saw that the first carriage is still there," said Celia Rosende on Saturday as she...
New York commuter trains collide, 60 hospitalised
New York commuter trains collide, 60 hospitalised
About 700 people were on board the Metro-North trains when one heading east from New York City's Grand Central Station to New Haven derailed...
Hundreds hurt after Shanghai subway trains collide
Hundreds hurt after Shanghai subway trains collide
Two subway trains collided in Shanghai on Tuesday, injuring over 200 passengers, official media reported.
India train smashes into bus, scores dead
India train smashes into bus, scores dead
More than 30 people were killed on Thursday after a train slammed into a packed bus carrying a marriage party in northern India, police and...
Safety regulator looks into Soweto train collision
Safety regulator looks into Soweto train collision
The Railway Safety Regulator is investigating a passenger train collision that took place in Soweto at about 5.50pm on Thursday afternoon.
Over six hundred injured in Soweto train collision
Over six hundred injured in Soweto train collision
At least 644 passengers were injured, two critically, when two trains collided in Meadowlands, Soweto, on Thursday, Johannesburg paramedics...
Wreckage cleared from Pretoria train accident
Wreckage cleared from Pretoria train accident
The wreckage from a train accident in Tshwane in which scores of people were injured has been cleared, Metrorail said on Saturday.

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