November 30, 2021

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Became a regular horror: Two trains collided in southwestern Britain, injuring 17 people

Became a regular horror: Two trains collided in southwestern Britain, injuring 17 people

The accident happened at 18:46 local time when a train collided with an unknown object and derailed after entering the tunnel. The BBC reports that the train derailed, damaging the signal on the tracks, resulting in a second train colliding with the derailed train.

Source: SITA / Andrew Matthews / PA via AP

Local rescue services said the crash was “serious” and about 50 firefighters rushed to the scene. A BBC correspondent said none of the passengers were seriously injured. Seventeen people were taken to hospital, the trapped train driver was released and given medical treatment. Other trains were stopped on the collision track.

He was injured in the crash

Source: SITA / Andrew Matthews / PA via AP

“Rescue services intervene in crash at Fisherton subway near Salisbury … crash,” Said the line operator of the British company Network Rail. According to the BBC, the Railway Accident Investigation Agency has also been called to the scene.

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