A middle aged man was killed while crossing a railway track after being struck by a train. According to Tando Yousuf police, the incident happened in Tando Yousuf area here on Saturday.[...]
TRAIN services running through Reading face delays of up to 15 minutes - or in some cases could see their trains cancelled.
In a freak incident, one person was killed and two others suffered serious injuries when a portion of the railway track pierced into a compartment of the Hatia-Gorakhpur Maurya Express near Kiul railway station of the East Central Railway in Lakhisarai district on Saturday.[...]
A young man and a woman were found dead close to the railway track near the Thuruthu autorickshaw stand in Aluva on Saturday.The deceased were identified as Ragesh, 30, from Sreemoolanagaram, and Sree[...]
The piece of track that hit the passengers was one of the many lying a few metres away from the existing line, they added.“It seems miscreants placed this piece on the existing track in an upward position...
The ‘bolt from the blue’ came from below the coach and hit the passengers between Bansipur and Kiul stations in Lakhisarai district around 3.30am.
It pierced the floor of the compartment next to the engine the moment the train hit it,” Danapur deputy railway manager (DRM) Ranjan Prakash Thakur said, while terming the incident as ‘freak’.
Traffic movement on the Down line was restored around 1pm after the glitch was fixed.
The injured persons are Tridev Sahni (28) of Jata Kalisthan village in Samastipur district and Mukesh Kumar (27) of Simri Bakhtiarpur village in Saharsa district of Bihar.[...]