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Dozens injured as commuter train derails in New York

At least four people have died and 63 injured when a train derailed in New York, says an official.

Spain crash: Train driver was travelling over twice the speed limit

A Spanish train was hurtling around a curve at 179kph, more than twice the speed limit, when it leapt off the tracks in a fatal disaster.

Spain train crash: Black boxes reveal driver was on phone

The driver of a train wreck in Spain was responding to a phone call from the rail company when the crash took place, according to a court report.

French rail crash: The search for answers

Investigators have been working to determine the cause of a train crash near Paris that has claimed six lives.

Train services stalled due to crash in Pretoria

Train services have been interrupted as a result of an accident between two commuter trains that collided near Pretoria.

Train driver critically injured in Pretoria crash

A Metrorail train driver has been critically injured after two passenger trains collided in Pretoria.

Farmworkers killed in Mpumalanga train collision

At least 19 people have been killed and 24 others were injured when a truck collided with a train at a level crossing in Malelane, Mpumalanga.

Passenger trains collide in Soweto

Two trains ferrying several hundred passengers collided head-on in Meadowlands, Soweto on Thursday evening.

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Hawks swoop down with more arrests in R1.4-billion corruption blitz

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SANDF hid R200m expenditure on ‘Covid’ drug it can’t use

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Epic fail: Africa’s Fortnite battle

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