At least 21 killed in Karachi train crash

Spectators watch as rescue workers search a train which crashed in Karachi, Pakistan, November 3, 2016. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro—Karachi: At least 21 persons were killed as two trains collided early Thursday in the Pakistani port city of Karachi.

According to an official at Karachi’s Jinnah Hospital, 50 injured people were taken to that hospital for treatment following that rain tragedy. The incident occurred as an inbound train hit a parked train in the station.

According to media reports, there could be seen clouds of dust and smoke following the accident. People were screaming and asking for help.

The train named Zakaria Express coming from the city of Multan rammed into another packed passenger train, which was parked at the train station. Preliminary reports says

Published on: November 3, 2016 7:51 pm

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