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England: Trespasser causes major rail disruption after getting on the tracks

As many as 100 trains were delayed and at least 20 trains cancelled on the line between London and Edinburgh after a trespasser got on the tracks. The Network Rail has warned of major disruption until the end of service as people try get to and from Platinum Jubilee celebrations in London. The trespasser was […]

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Two trains collide after derailed carriage knocks off signaling in southwest Britain, several injured

Two trains collided in Salisbury, United Kingdom, leaving several people injured. The collision happened near London Road and involved a South Western Railway and a Great Western service. A train driver, who was trapped, was treated by paramedics. In total, 17 people were taken to hospital. The crash happened when one train hit an object […]

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Pakistan: Passenger train smashes into derailed carriages in Sindh; Dozens dead, scores injured

A train collision involving two passenger trains in Pakistan has left at least 40 people dead and dozens injured. A train travelling in Sindh province derailed and landed on another track, officials said. A second train packed with passengers then collided with it and overturned. Several of the injured passengers are in a critical condition. […]