Train derails in a tunnel in Taiwan: more than 40 dead and many injured

02 April 2021 10:15

Rescue was difficult: the tunnel access was damaged by the accident

The incident occurred at 9:30 local time (3:30 in Italy) north of Hualien, a city on the east coast of the island. The convoy, consisting of eight carriages with approx 350 passengers aboard, he was going through a tunnel when he apparently derailed due to a collision with a vehicle obstructing the tracks.

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