10 killed in head-on train crash


Ten people were killed in a head-on train crash near the town of Oschersleben, eastern Germany

A head-on train crash in Germany’s east has killed 10 people and injured 43 others, 18 of them seriously, a German news agency has reported.

The DAPD agency cited local police as saying that a passenger and a cargo train crashed head-on near the town of Oschersleben in Saxony-Anhalt state.

It said rescue operations were under way.

Police had no immediate information as to what could have caused the accident late on Saturday evening.

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