Two trains collide in S. Africa, about 100 injured

Metrorail train in Kalk Bay, South Africa. Photo : RR

Casablanca (ADV) – Two passenger trains collided Tuesday morning in the Selby area, south of Johannesburg, leaving no fatalities but approximately 100 people injured.

The passengers, who sustained minor to moderate injuries, are being treated by paramedics on the scene, said Russel Meiring, spokesperson for ER24 Emergency Medical Services, a private emergency medical care provider in South Africa.

An investigation is underway to determine the cause of the crash.

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