Swiss train crash injures about 40

An injured victim is wheeled away at the scene where two Swiss regional trains collided head on near Granges-Pres-Marnand near Payerne in western Switzerland July 29, 2013. Credit: Reuters
An injured victim is wheeled away at the scene where two Swiss regional trains collided head on near Granges-Pres-Marnand near Payerne in western Switzerland July 29, 2013.
Credit: Reuters

Two trains collided at Granges-près-Marnand in the Swiss canton of Vaud on Monday evening, injuring about 40 people, four seriously, Swiss news agency ATS reported.

A Reuters photographer at the scene said the trains had collided head on. There was no immediate report of any deaths in the crash.

 


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