Train collision at AP


At least 13 people died and 30 were injured when a train collided into a goods train at Penneconda, Andhra Pradesh early this morning. The Hampi express which was travelling between Hubli and Bangalore rammed into a goods train at 3.15 AM today near the Penneconda station in Ananthpur district. It is said that the driver of the passenger train over shot the signal which led to the collision. As a result of the collision the train derailed and two coaches caught fire. While the fire has been brought under control, rescue operations are still on.
The injured are receiving medical treatment at a near by hospital.

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