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# Derailment

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# Italy
Two dead after high-speed train derails near Milan
The incident occurred earlier this morning on the Milan-Bologna line.
# Barcelona
One killed and 44 injured as landslide causes commuter train to derail outside Barcelona
Heavy rain in the area over the past few days could have caused the landslide, authorities have said.
# off the rails
Dart derailed last year because a staff member was 'not competent'
The ‘low-speed derailment’ occurred close to Dun Laoghaire station last year.
# Washington
Derailed train was going 80mph in a 30mph zone
Authorities said the death toll may rise from yesterday’s crash.
# Derailment
Trump's healthcare plan falls apart as two more Republicans go against it
Their defections mean that the bill has no chance of even getting a vote on the Senate floor.
# Collision
Two dead as train hits digger near Philadelphia
Another 30 were taken to hospital.
French train derails killing at least seven
There is no indication that it is linked to the attacks in Paris.
# Derailment
Dozens injured after California train crashes into truck on tracks
The driver of the truck fled the scene but is now in police custody.
# Derailed
Ten people killed in Moscow metro derailment
Another 106 people have been taken to hospital.
# Rock Fall
Dart and trains disrupted after Dart derails between Bray and Greystones
Lines are closed between the two Wicklow stops with Dublin Bus accepting rail tickets.
# off the rails
Terrifying video of the Chicago train derailing and climbing up escalator
CCTV footage of the accident has emerged.
# off the rails
Over 30 injured as Chicago train derails and travels up airport escalator
The eight-car commuter train derailed early this morning at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport
# Tragedy
Two killed as massive falling boulder smashes into train in French Alps
Images of the accident show the carriage hanging off the edge of a ravine, with a large crater in its side as the other carriage teeters on the edge.
# off the rails
Passengers describe train derailment like ‘a monster coming up from the floor’
The train derailed in Sydney yesterday.
# Kenya
Unknown number trapped after cargo train derailment in Nairobi slum
The number of injuries is lower than initially feared as residents were at church or back in their home villages for Christmas.
# New York
Probe launched into cause of New York train derailment
The train may have been speeding when it veered off the rails in the Bronx borough yesterday.
# Canada
Owner of derailed train firm that killed 47 in Quebec files for bankruptcy
The company says the “obligations of both companies now exceed the value of their assets”.
# Spain
Official confirms 35 dead and 200 injured after train derails in Spain
The train which carried 238 passengers originated in Madrid and was bound for the northwestern town of Ferrol.
# France
France train tragedy likely caused by faulty switch
The train company said that a steel clip that links two rails on a switch broke away.
# Video
Train explodes after derailment from Baltimore tracks
One person is being treated in hospital for serious injuries.