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27 injured in train crash

National News // Sept. 11, 2017

At least 27 people have been hurt after two trains collided in Andermatt.


Markus Giger 27 injured in train crash

There were around 100 on the train at the time.

Reports suggest the passenger train hit a locomotive which was being maneuvered to a siding.  

The train company, the Matterhorn-Gotthard-Bahn says police and ambulances are on site.

The train was leaving the station at 11.28 this morning. It was heading towards Disentis.

Uri cantonal police are investigating as well as federal safety officials. 


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