The Worst Train Crash In Past 20 Years Occurred In Taiwan, Killed 18 Passengers And Injured 171 Of Them Today

At least 18 people have been killed and 171 others injured after an express train derailed in northeast Taiwan, the island’s worst rail accident for more than 20 years. “Foreign News Sources”

30-year-old Henry Tseng, who was onboard one of the overturned carriages and suffered eye injuries, told Reuters news agency: “I hit a wall when the car started to flip. Around five to six people were thrown out of the carriage door…There’s no time to think what happened. Everyone was in a rush to get out.”

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