TRAIN DERAILMENT IN SPAIN KILLS AT LEAST 80

Train Derailment in Spain Kills at Least 80

The operator of a high-speed train that derailed in Spain on Wednesday evening, killing at least 80 of its 247 passengers and injuring dozens more, is under investigation for failing to maintain a safe speed. Asecurity camera captured footage of the train hurtling around a curved stretch of track before flying off the rails, and the driver has reportedly admitted that the train was traveling at more than double the speed limit when the derailment occurred. Spain’s prime minister has declared three days ofofficial mourning in the wake of the disaster, one of Europe’s worst rail incidents in recent decades. More… Discuss

 

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2 responses to “TRAIN DERAILMENT IN SPAIN KILLS AT LEAST 80

  1. Hi,
    This is extremely tragic. Lots of people in the European countries are on holiday because the schools are out and many European go to Spain this time of the year, especially if they are Catholic.

    Ciao,
    Patricia

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