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BERLIN  | Rail worker detained after German train crash kills 2

BERLIN  — A train dispatcher was detained Tuesday after a passenger train hit a stationery freight train in southern Germany, killing two and injuring 14, police said. The crash late Monday happened close to a station in the town of Aichach. The passenger train was traveling from Augsburg to Ingolstadt. Its 37-year-old driver and a … Continue reading BERLIN  | Rail worker detained after German train crash kills 2

GOP lawmakers put medical skills to work after train crash

CROZET, Va./January 31, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Republican members of Congress with medical experience put their skills to work after a train carrying dozens of them crashed into a garbage truck in rural Virginia, killing one person in the truck and injuring others. The congressmen were on their way to a strategy retreat in the countryside … Continue reading GOP lawmakers put medical skills to work after train crash

The Latest: 12 dead in South Africa passenger train crash

JOHANNESBURG/January 04, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)—The Latest on passenger train crash in South Africa (all times local): 4 p.m. South Africa’s transport minister says at least 12 people died and more than 260 were injured in a collision between a truck and a passenger train. Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi told journalists on Thursday that the truck driver was … Continue reading The Latest: 12 dead in South Africa passenger train crash