At Least 3 Dead, Hundreds Hurt in South Africa Train Accident

South African Transport Minister Blade Nzimande is demanding answers after a fatal train crash left at least three people dead and hundreds injured. More than 600 commuters were injured when two trains collided near Pretoria's Mountain View train station on Tuesday.



Rescue workers at the scene of the train crash on Tuesday January 8, 2018.

  • South Africa:  People Still Trapped Under Train Wreckage in Pretoria

    News24Wire, 8 January 2019

    Emergency personnel and paramedics are working round the clock to free people trapped under the wreckage of two trains that collided before 09:00 at Mountain View station in… Read more »

  • South Africa:  One Dead in Pretoria Train Crash

    News24Wire, 8 January 2019

    One person has been confirmed dead, while scores of others have been left injured following a train collision in Mountain View station, Pretoria on Tuesday morning. Read more »

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