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Germany: Rail Crash in Bad Weather

  • January 31st, 2011
  • Posted by EUEditor

german-rail-crash-30111.jpgTen people have died with more than 20 others hurt, some seriously, in Germany’s  weekend train crash.

A local passenger train collided head-on with a goods train in bad weather, with temperatures at minus-ten degrees, on Sunday, at  Oschersleben in the state of  Saxony-Anhalt.

Reference

Jana Randow,  “Train Crash in Germany Leaves 10 People Dead, DPA Reports”, Bloomber, NY, 30.1.11. http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-01-30/train-crash-in-germany-leaves-10-people-dead-dpa-reports.html, (31.1.11).

Deutsche Welle, Bonn, “German investigators search for cause of deadly train crash”, 30.1.11. http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,,14804340,00.html, (31.1.11).

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