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Tuesday 31 January 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Train Crash

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# Train Crash
35 injured as two trains collide in Switzerland
The crash happened late this evening on a regional line about 50 kilometers southwest of the capital, Bern.
# Train Crash
Train driver charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide in Spain
The 52-year-old driver has been released on bail and forbidden from leaving Spain for six months.
# Train Crash
Spanish judge to question driver of train in deadly crash
Francisco Jose Garzon Amo has been discharged from hospital and will appear before a judge today.
# Train Crash
Update: Spain train driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’
Doctors are still working to identify three victims of the Spain’s worst rail disaster in decades.
# Train Crash
The arrested Spanish train driver is refusing to answer police questions
A police spokesperson has told AFP news agency that Francisco Jose Garzon Amo is not answering questions.
# token gesture
F1 plans Hungarian GP tribute for victims of Spanish train tragedy
The family of Lotus chief Gerard Lopez hail from Galicia, where the crash occurred.
# Investigation
Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash
The driver is being question by Spanish police.
# News Fix
Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
Everybody’s talking about the devastating train derailment in Spain, Michael Lowry’s home being raided and the threat to child benefit in the budget.
# Train Crash
Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain
New footage has emerged from a security camera which shows the train travelling a high speed near a bend as it derails.
# Spain
77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured
Four carriages overturned in the smash, as bodies were lain out under blankets along the tracks.
# France
Updated: At least six dead after train derails near Paris (pics)
The crash took place at the Bretigny-sur-Orge station and involved a train heading from Paris to the west-central city of Limoges.
# Train Crash
80 missing as train carrying oil derails and explodes in small Canadian town
The accident in the Quebec town, located around 250 kilometers east of Montreal, created a fireball and forced 2,000 people from their homes.
# need to know
The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station
Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.
# Train Crash
150 in hospital after South Africa rail crash
The trains were carrying school children and rush-hour commuters when they collided near Pretoria.
# oh fliuich
Cork summer show rained off
Events planned for Friday and Saturday have been cancelled with 3 inches of rain set to fall in Cork today – but Sunday’s events will still go ahead.
# Train Crash
Head-on train collision kills at least 15 in Poland
The two trains were travelling in opposite directions on the same track when they crashed.
# Train Crash
Update: 49 killed, hundreds injured in Buenos Aires train crash
A child was among the dead after the packed train struck the end of the line in Argentina’s capital today.
# Tragedy
Woman saves baby from oncoming train, but is killed herself
The woman died after managing to free a pushchair caught on railway tracks in California.
# Venezuela
One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision
Authorities say the injury toll was low despite timing of crash during rush hour because both trains were travelling against heavy traffic.
# Shanghai
More than 210 injured in Shanghai metro collision
More than two hundred people have been hurt in a train collision in Shanghai earlier today – the incident comes just two months after a deadly train crash in Wenzhou killed at least 40 people.
# Argentina
Argentina: Reasons sought for deadly multiple-vehicle crash
Eleven people have died and hundreds are injured following a multiple-vehicle crash in Argentina: a bus in Buenos Aires crashed into an oncoming train before being thrown into the path of another locomotive.
# Argentina
Seven killed as bus tries to beat train in Buenos Aires
More than 160 people were injured in today’s bus and train collision during rush hour.
# Train Crash
Four killed as train comes off tracks in Poland
Dozens of people are reported to have been injured in the accident this afternoon.
# China
China recalls 54 bullet trains after fatal crash
Chinese state media reports today that the high-speed trains are being recalled over safety fears.
# China
China accused of cover up after fatal high-speed rail collision
Meanwhile, Japanese media reports that a train company wrote to China expressing concerns over trains being driven above recommended max speeds.
# Train Crash
Four-year-old child pulled alive from wreckage of China train crash
The child was found 21 hours after the smash which killed 35. Video has emerged showing the horrific extent of the disaster.
# Week in Photos
The week in photos
This is the week that was, in pictures.
# South Africa
Hundreds injured in South Africa train crash
Two trains collided in the township of Soweto outside Johannesburg at rush hour yesterday, causing hundreds of injuries.
# US
30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey
Transport authorities launch an investigation into rail accident which caused dozens of injuries.
# Germany
Ten dead after German train crash
Ten people have died and 40 have been injured in a train crash in Germany, which occurred when a regional passenger train collided with a goods train on Saturday evening.
# Indonesia
Train crash kills 36 in Indonesia
Waiting train smashed into by train coming from Jakarta, leaving 36 dead and dozens injured.
# India
Indian train crash kills 22, injures at least 50
An early-morning collision between a freight train and an intercity express kills at least 22 in central India.
# Train Crash
Up to 70 dead in Indian train crash
Dozens have been killed in a high-speed train collision in India.