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Japanese Train Derailment Leaves 50 Dead

Posted April. 25, 2005 23:43,   


The scene of a derailed train accident in Amagasaki, Hyogo Prefecture, Japan on the morning of April 25. Due to speeding, the train jumped the tracks and collided with a nearby apartment building, killing 50 passengers and injuring almost 300. This is the worst train accident in Japan since 1991.