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#Train Crash

# train-crash - Monday 29 July, 2013

Train driver charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide in Spain
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# Train Crash

Train driver charged with 79 counts of reckless homicide in Spain

Jul 29th 2013, 8:41 AM 8,262 Views 19 Comments

The 52-year-old driver has been released on bail and forbidden from leaving Spain for six months.

# train-crash - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Spanish judge to question driver of train in deadly crash
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# Train Crash

Spanish judge to question driver of train in deadly crash

Jul 28th 2013, 9:37 AM 5,336 Views 17 Comments

Francisco Jose Garzon Amo has been discharged from hospital and will appear before a judge today.

# train-crash - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Update: Spain train driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’
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# Train Crash

Update: Spain train driver detained for ‘reckless homicide’

Jul 27th 2013, 1:37 PM 9,658 Views 27 Comments

Doctors are still working to identify three victims of the Spain’s worst rail disaster in decades.

# train-crash - Friday 26 July, 2013

The arrested Spanish train driver is refusing to answer police questions
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# Train Crash

The arrested Spanish train driver is refusing to answer police questions

Jul 26th 2013, 7:55 PM 19,337 Views 55 Comments

A police spokesperson has told AFP news agency that Francisco Jose Garzon Amo is not answering questions.

F1 plans Hungarian GP tribute for victims of Spanish train tragedy
# Token Gesture
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# Token Gesture

F1 plans Hungarian GP tribute for victims of Spanish train tragedy

Jul 26th 2013, 8:00 AM 2,635 Views 11 Comments

The family of Lotus chief Gerard Lopez hail from Galicia, where the crash occurred.

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash
# Investigation
# Investigation

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash

Jul 26th 2013, 7:09 AM 5,180 Views 5 Comments

The driver is being question by Spanish police.

# train-crash - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Jul 25th 2013, 10:07 PM 12,114 Views 7 Comments

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.

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain

Jul 25th 2013, 1:23 PM 30,944 Views 82 Comments

New footage has emerged from a security camera which shows the train travelling a high speed near a bend as it derails.

77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured
# Spain
# Spain

77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured

Jul 25th 2013, 6:41 AM 12,605 Views 21 Comments

Four carriages overturned in the smash, as bodies were lain out under blankets along the tracks.

# train-crash - Friday 12 July, 2013

Updated: At least six dead after train derails near Paris (pics)
# France
# France

Updated: At least six dead after train derails near Paris (pics)

Jul 12th 2013, 6:03 PM 16,408 Views 19 Comments

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 - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

# train-crash - Sunday 7 July, 2013

80 missing as train carrying oil derails and explodes in small Canadian town
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

80 missing as train carrying oil derails and explodes in small Canadian town

Jul 7th 2013, 7:42 AM 10,476 Views 16 Comments

The accident in the Quebec town, located around 250 kilometers east of Montreal, created a fireball and forced 2,000 people from their homes.

# train-crash - Sunday 5 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station
# Need To Know
# Need To Know

The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station

May 5th 2013, 7:50 PM 13,866 Views 3 Comments

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# train-crash - Thursday 31 January, 2013

150 in hospital after South Africa rail crash
# Train Crash
# Train Crash

150 in hospital after South Africa rail crash

Jan 31st 2013, 6:06 PM 5,699 Views 3 Comments

The trains were carrying school children and rush-hour commuters when they collided near Pretoria.

# train-crash - Friday 16 November, 2012

# train-crash - Friday 15 June, 2012

Cork summer show rained off
# Oh Fliuich
# Oh Fliuich

Cork summer show rained off

Jun 15th 2012, 1:05 PM 5,055 Views 25 Comments

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 - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Head-on train collision kills at least 15 in Poland
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# Train Crash

Head-on train collision kills at least 15 in Poland

Mar 4th 2012, 7:46 AM 2,710 Views 4 Comments

The two trains were travelling in opposite directions on the same track when they crashed.

# train-crash - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Update: 49 killed, hundreds injured in Buenos Aires train crash
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# Train Crash

Update: 49 killed, hundreds injured in Buenos Aires train crash

Feb 22nd 2012, 4:59 PM 2,975 Views 3 Comments

A child was among the dead after the packed train struck the end of the line in Argentina’s capital today.

# train-crash - Sunday 9 October, 2011

Woman saves baby from oncoming train, but is killed herself
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Woman saves baby from oncoming train, but is killed herself

Oct 9th 2011, 5:53 PM 1,694 Views 22 Comments

The woman died after managing to free a pushchair caught on railway tracks in California.

# train-crash - Friday 30 September, 2011

One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision
# Venezuela
# Venezuela

One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision

Sep 30th 2011, 12:41 PM 77 Views 0 Comments

Authorities say the injury toll was low despite timing of crash during rush hour because both trains were travelling against heavy traffic.

# train-crash - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

More than 210 injured in Shanghai metro collision
# Shanghai
# Shanghai

More than 210 injured in Shanghai metro collision

Sep 27th 2011, 1:45 PM 1,603 Views 0 Comments

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.

# train-crash - Friday 16 September, 2011

Argentina: Reasons sought for deadly multiple-vehicle crash
# Argentina
# Argentina

Argentina: Reasons sought for deadly multiple-vehicle crash

Sep 16th 2011, 7:54 AM 519 Views 2 Comments

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.

# train-crash - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Seven killed as bus tries to beat train in Buenos Aires
# Argentina
# Argentina

Seven killed as bus tries to beat train in Buenos Aires

Sep 13th 2011, 3:56 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

More than 160 people were injured in today’s bus and train collision during rush hour.

# train-crash - Friday 12 August, 2011

Four killed as train comes off tracks in Poland
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# Train Crash

Four killed as train comes off tracks in Poland

Aug 12th 2011, 5:31 PM 265 Views 1 Comment

Dozens of people are reported to have been injured in the accident this afternoon.

China recalls 54 bullet trains after fatal crash
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# China

China recalls 54 bullet trains after fatal crash

Aug 12th 2011, 9:16 AM 116 Views 0 Comments

Chinese state media reports today that the high-speed trains are being recalled over safety fears.

# train-crash - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

China accused of cover up after fatal high-speed rail collision
# China
# China

China accused of cover up after fatal high-speed rail collision

Jul 26th 2011, 9:58 AM 279 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Japanese media reports that a train company wrote to China expressing concerns over trains being driven above recommended max speeds.

# train-crash - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Four-year-old child pulled alive from wreckage of China train crash
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# Train Crash

Four-year-old child pulled alive from wreckage of China train crash

Jul 24th 2011, 6:29 PM 429 Views 2 Comments

The child was found 21 hours after the smash which killed 35. Video has emerged showing the horrific extent of the disaster.

# train-crash - Friday 8 July, 2011

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Jul 8th 2011, 6:51 PM 1,348 Views 3 Comments

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# train-crash - Friday 20 May, 2011

Hundreds injured in South Africa train crash
# South Africa
# South Africa

Hundreds injured in South Africa train crash

May 20th 2011, 2:43 PM 447 Views 0 Comments

Two trains collided in the township of Soweto outside Johannesburg at rush hour yesterday, causing hundreds of injuries.

# train-crash - Sunday 8 May, 2011

30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey
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# US

30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey

May 8th 2011, 4:06 PM 1,466 Views 0 Comments

Transport authorities launch an investigation into rail accident which caused dozens of injuries.

# train-crash - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

# train-crash - Sunday 30 January, 2011

Ten dead after German train crash
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# Germany

Ten dead after German train crash

Jan 30th 2011, 11:04 AM 1,235 Views 0 Comments

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.

# train-crash - Saturday 2 October, 2010

Train crash kills 36 in Indonesia
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# Indonesia

Train crash kills 36 in Indonesia

Oct 2nd 2010, 11:19 AM 89 Views 0 Comments

Waiting train smashed into by train coming from Jakarta, leaving 36 dead and dozens injured.

# train-crash - Monday 20 September, 2010

Indian train crash kills 22, injures at least 50
# India
# India

Indian train crash kills 22, injures at least 50

Sep 20th 2010, 12:55 PM 182 Views 0 Comments

An early-morning collision between a freight train and an intercity express kills at least 22 in central India.

# train-crash - Monday 19 July, 2010

Up to 70 dead in Indian train crash
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# Train Crash

Up to 70 dead in Indian train crash

Jul 19th 2010, 2:21 PM 239 Views 0 Comments

Dozens have been killed in a high-speed train collision in India.