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BARCELONA, Spain | Train crash near Barcelona leaves 1 dead, many slightly hurt

BARCELONA, Spain (AP ) — Two passenger trains rammed head-on into each other on a track near Barcelona on Friday, killing one person and injuring about 100 others, most of them slightly, authorities said. The commuter trains collided in the evening between the towns of Sant Vicenc de Castellet and Manresa, northwest of Barcelona, emergency services … Continue reading BARCELONA, Spain | Train crash near Barcelona leaves 1 dead, many slightly hurt

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