New York train had an accident after crashing against vehicle

At least seven people died on Tuesday when a train crashed against a car on the railroad tracks in the northern outskirts of the city of New York at rush hour, local media reported. The train, heading north, hit a Jeep Cherokee at a railroad crossing in Valhalla, killing the...

Brazil: 158 injured after train crash in Rio de Janeiro

The collision of two metropolitan trains in the Baixada Fluminense, in the southeastern Brazilian state of Rio de Janeiro, left on Monday 158 wounded, most without serious injuries, according to the latest tally of relief agencies. The Fire Department of State reported that the...

Train crash leaves 40 dead in India

On Monday the Gorakhpur Express passenger train crashed at high speed into a train wagon that was stopped on the tracks near a railway station in the state of Uttar Pradeshi, said district magistrate Bharat Lal. The collision caused six cars of the passenger train to get...

Over 240 Injured After Train Clash in Shanghai

Today two trains in Shanghai, China, crashed with each other due to a signal system failure. At least 262 passengers had minor injuries. The crash occurred at 14h51 (06h51 GMT, 01h51 in Ecuador). The malfunction occurred for a period of 30 minutes before the collision in the Lao...