This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
Dublin: 3 °C Saturday 16 November, 2019

#Train Crash

# train-crash - Friday 26 July, 2013

Three days of mourning in Spain after deadly train crash

The driver is being question by Spanish police.

# train-crash - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everybody’s talking about the devastating train derailment in Spain, Michael Lowry’s home being raided and the threat to child benefit in the budget.

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain Train Crash This post contains videos

Video: The terrifying moment when the high-speed train derailed in Spain

New footage has emerged from a security camera which shows the train travelling a high speed near a bend as it derails.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day.

77 dead in Spanish train crash, 140 injured

Four carriages overturned in the smash, as bodies were lain out under blankets along the tracks.

# train-crash - Friday 12 July, 2013

Updated: At least six dead after train derails near Paris (pics)

The crash took place at the Bretigny-sur-Orge station and involved a train heading from Paris to the west-central city of Limoges.

# train-crash - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# train-crash - Sunday 7 July, 2013

80 missing as train carrying oil derails and explodes in small Canadian town

The accident in the Quebec town, located around 250 kilometers east of Montreal, created a fireball and forced 2,000 people from their homes.

# train-crash - Sunday 5 May, 2013

The Evening Fix... now with added men trying to break into a police station

Here are the things we learned, loved and shared today.

# train-crash - Thursday 31 January, 2013

150 in hospital after South Africa rail crash

The trains were carrying school children and rush-hour commuters when they collided near Pretoria.

# train-crash - Friday 16 November, 2012

The 9 at 9: Friday

Good morning. Here’s nine things to know this morning…

# train-crash - Friday 15 June, 2012

Cork summer show rained off

Events planned for Friday and Saturday have been cancelled with 3 inches of rain set to fall in Cork today – but Sunday’s events will still go ahead.

# train-crash - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Head-on train collision kills at least 15 in Poland Train Crash This post contains videos

Head-on train collision kills at least 15 in Poland

The two trains were travelling in opposite directions on the same track when they crashed.

# train-crash - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

Update: 49 killed, hundreds injured in Buenos Aires train crash

A child was among the dead after the packed train struck the end of the line in Argentina’s capital today.

# train-crash - Sunday 9 October, 2011

Woman saves baby from oncoming train, but is killed herself

The woman died after managing to free a pushchair caught on railway tracks in California.

# train-crash - Friday 30 September, 2011

One dead, dozens injured in Venezuelan train collision

Authorities say the injury toll was low despite timing of crash during rush hour because both trains were travelling against heavy traffic.

# train-crash - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Take 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

More than 210 injured in Shanghai metro collision Shanghai This post contains images

More than 210 injured in Shanghai metro collision

More than two hundred people have been hurt in a train collision in Shanghai earlier today – the incident comes just two months after a deadly train crash in Wenzhou killed at least 40 people.

# train-crash - Friday 16 September, 2011

Argentina: Reasons sought for deadly multiple-vehicle crash Argentina This post contains videos

Argentina: Reasons sought for deadly multiple-vehicle crash

Eleven people have died and hundreds are injured following a multiple-vehicle crash in Argentina: a bus in Buenos Aires crashed into an oncoming train before being thrown into the path of another locomotive.

# train-crash - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Seven killed as bus tries to beat train in Buenos Aires

More than 160 people were injured in today’s bus and train collision during rush hour.

# train-crash - Friday 12 August, 2011

Four killed as train comes off tracks in Poland

Dozens of people are reported to have been injured in the accident this afternoon.

China recalls 54 bullet trains after fatal crash

Chinese state media reports today that the high-speed trains are being recalled over safety fears.

# train-crash - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

China accused of cover up after fatal high-speed rail collision

Meanwhile, Japanese media reports that a train company wrote to China expressing concerns over trains being driven above recommended max speeds.

# train-crash - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Four-year-old child pulled alive from wreckage of China train crash Train Crash This post contains videos

Four-year-old child pulled alive from wreckage of China train crash

The child was found 21 hours after the smash which killed 35. Video has emerged showing the horrific extent of the disaster.

# train-crash - Friday 8 July, 2011

The week in photos Week In Photos This post contains images

The week in photos

This is the week that was, in pictures.

# train-crash - Friday 20 May, 2011

Hundreds injured in South Africa train crash

Two trains collided in the township of Soweto outside Johannesburg at rush hour yesterday, causing hundreds of injuries.

# train-crash - Sunday 8 May, 2011

30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey US

30 injured as train strikes platform in New Jersey

Transport authorities launch an investigation into rail accident which caused dozens of injuries.

# train-crash - Tuesday 15 February, 2011

The 9 at 9: Tuesday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The verdict on the leaders’ debate; Anglo accuses Drumm of deception and misconduct, and how a couple on a Valentine’s break narrowly escape being crushed by a train.

# train-crash - Sunday 30 January, 2011

Ten dead after German train crash

Ten people have died and 40 have been injured in a train crash in Germany, which occurred when a regional passenger train collided with a goods train on Saturday evening.

# train-crash - Saturday 2 October, 2010

Train crash kills 36 in Indonesia

Waiting train smashed into by train coming from Jakarta, leaving 36 dead and dozens injured.

# train-crash - Monday 20 September, 2010

Indian train crash kills 22, injures at least 50

An early-morning collision between a freight train and an intercity express kills at least 22 in central India.

# train-crash - Monday 19 July, 2010

AS MANY AS 70 people have died and more than 90 are injured following a two-train crash in West Bengal in India in the early hours of this morning.

The crash, which occurred when speeding passenger express trains collided,  is being widely blamed on human error. However, some are contemplating other possible causes for the crash.

Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said that sabotage could not be ruled out. Investigations into whether a bomb was placed on the train or if part of the track had been removed.

Two months ago, 145 people died in a derailment which was blamed on Maoist rebels.

At least four children are among the dead.

Indian officials investigate possible sabotage of train.

Breaking report on Indian news channel NCTV.