Monday, April 25, 2005

Japan - 50 dead in train crash

In a massive shock to the Japanese psyche, a train crash has killed at least 50 and injured some 200 near Osaka. The first 3 carraiges of the seven carriage train left the tracks and ploughed through an apartment building. Japans rail system has until now had a good safety record. The crash happened at 9:20 a.m local time. more reports here

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